Changes in the Executive Management Board of T-Mobile Czech Republic and Slovak Telekom

  • Juraj Bóna to become Commercial Division CZ Director

Prague, Bratislava, March 1, 2019 - The Executive Management Board of T-Mobile Czech Republic and Slovak Telekom will be effective in new structure and different functions of several top managers since 1st March 2019. Both companies will not apply the current business model of dividing B2C and B2B activities to separate divisions on the top level anymore.

First of all, the Division of customer experience and transformation will be created and its aim is to combine know-how from federal experts in several areas. The customer focus is the most important motto and we will follow it in the future transformation of the company and our portfolio. This division will be considering customer already in the first phases of developing the products, leveraging power of digital and big data. Operating on the federal level, many synergies can be applied in the field of access, content or enterprise services as well as ICT solutions for our large customers. This division will be managed under the leadership of Peter Škodný (former B2B and ICT Executive Director for CZ and SK).

Furthermore, in every country there will be standalone Commercial division that will focus on pricing, retail, sales, customer services, marketing and external communication in Czech and Slovak markets. The Commercial divisions will be responsible for both B2C and B2B areas under the command of single executive officer. Commercial Division Czech Republic will be led by Juraj Bóna (currently B2C and FMC CZ Director, who will become the member of the executive management board as of 1st March 2019. Dušan Švalek (currently, B2C Executive Director for CZ and SK) will take over the comparable position in Slovakia.

All other divisions will remain focused on their current areas: technology, finance, HR, Legal and Corporate Affairs.

Juraj Bóna (1974) graduated from Faculty of Economy informatics of Economic University in Bratislava. He started his career as an auditor and account manager in Ernst & Young in 1998. Since 2003, he has worked for Deutsche Telekom Group (Slovak Telekom and later on TMCZ), in Finance Division at first, since 2014 in various marketing functions. In 2016, Juraj Bóna became Director of Marketing and Product Management for Consumer Segment in Slovak Telekom a T-Mobile Czech Republic.

I am proud of achievements T-Mobile did in the last years, mostly in area of attractive fix and mobile offerings for our customers. We will build future movements on this solid background; our priorities will be to bring the fastest mobile and fix internet to most of the Czech households and address major customer requirements and expectations from modern telco operator“, comments Bóna his plans.

José Perdomo Lorenzo, CEO of Slovak Telekom and T-Mobile Czech Republic, adds: „The top level functions rearrangement aims at one single target: to serve better our customers. We want to focus all our business effort on customers´ needs and even more strengthen our know-how on the federal level in access to services and all products. Foundation of Commercial Divisions express our ambition to get in closer touch with the customers in the specific market and speed up the journey to digitalization.”


 
About the Company

T-Mobile Czech Republic, a member of the international telecommunications group Deutsche Telekom, is with its more than 6.2 million customers the number-one operator in the Czech market. T-Mobile is an integrated operator: in addition to converged telecommunications services, it offers TV and comprehensive ICT solutions. It provides outstanding services in the high-speed network, which was proved repeatedly by benchmark testing performed by umlaut (former P3) with Best-in-Test seal.

A founding member of the UN Global Compact network in the Czech Republic, T-Mobile Czech Republic places emphasis on taking a responsible approach to the environment and society. It adheres to fair business practices, helps beneficial applications and services to see the light of day, supports non-profit organizations, small businesses and individuals, and lends a helping hand whenever crisis situations arise. The company’s employees serve as volunteers in many places across the entire Czech Republic.

More information about the company is available at www.t-mobile.cz, www.t-press.cz (the portal for journalists), www.t-mobile.cz/pomahame (information on the company’s CSR activities) and www.rozjezdy.cz (T-Mobile Takeoffs of the Year – a program to support small businesses).

Contact details of the press unit: press@t-press.cz.