MILAN VAŠINA TO BECOME CEO OF SLOVAK TELEKOM

Praha, Bratislava, December 22, 2015 – Milan Vasina, current CEO of T-Mobile Czech Republic becomes also CEO of Slovak Telekom as of 1. 1. 2016. Miroslav Majoroš, current chairman and CEO of Slovak Telekom is leaving the position of CEO on 31. 12. 2015 to take over the management of Telekom Romania. Miroslav Majoroš, one of the longest-serving directors in the history of Slovak Telekom, will keep the position of chairman of the Board of ST.

Milan Vasina (46), who has headed the Czech T-Mobile since 2011, has the great experience with the Slovak telecommunications market. He worked in the Slovak Republic in the years 2002 - 2010, first as Marketing Director  of the mobile operator EuroTel and since March 2007 as Managing Director of T-Mobile Slovensko. Between 2009 and 2010, he participated in the integration of Slovak Telekom and T-Mobile Slovensko.

 "I do appreciate the confidence of shareholders appointing me in the key position, and thank Miroslav Majoros, who from Slovak Telekom has built the self-confident leading company in Slovak ICT market," says Milan Vasina, adding: "Managing both companies will  be challenging, but I am convinced together we will contribute to strengthening the position of Deutsche Telekom's in Central Europe. "

 Milan Vasina will hold the position of CEO of both companies. The aim of this step is - among other things – to fully utilize the potential of the cultural and linguistic closeness of both countries.


 
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.

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.