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Telenor appoints former Deutsche Telekom CEO Obermann to board

Monday 13 November 2017 | 17:04 CET | News

Telenor has proposed Rene Obermann, the former CEO of Deutsche Telekom, as a new member of the Norwegian operator's board of directors from 1 January 2018. 

Obermann led the German operator from 2006-2013 and then became head of Dutch cable operator Ziggo until its takeover in 2015. He is since then a partner at private equity firm Warburg Pincus. 

The appointment remains subject to approval by Telenor's supervisory board, which will discuss the nomination on 16 November. Obermann will be a new member on the board, taking the total members to ten.

 



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Categories: General
Companies: Deutsche Telekom / Telenor / Ziggo
Countries: Norway / World
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