Changes in the composition of the Board of Management

As of January 1, 2017, the Board departments increased to eight with the addition of the Technology and Innovation Board department. The new department is headed by Claudia Nemat as of January 1, 2017, who was previously responsible for the Europe and Technology department. Europe and Technology continues to exist as the Europe Board department. Srini Gopalan was appointed new member of the Board of Management responsible for the Europe Board department effective January 1, 2017. Dr. Thomas Kremer was reappointed as member of the Board of Management responsible for Data Privacy, Legal Affairs and Compliance effective June 1, 2017 as per a resolution of August 30, 2016. Reinhard Clemens was reappointed as member of the Board of Management responsible for T-Systems effective December 1, 2017 as per a resolution of December 14, 2016.