speaker bio

Dr. Rainer Deutschmann

SVP and Group COO - Telia Company

Born 1970. Dr. Rainer Deutschmann took on his position as Group Chief Operating Officer in September 2020. Rainer has built and led businesses across digital sectors, including Telecommunications, B2B & IT Services, TV/Media & Entertainment, FinTech & InsurTech, both in mature and emerging markets. Previously, he served as Group COO at Dialog Axiata, as Chief Product & Innovation Officer at Reliance Jio in India, and held senior executive leadership positions in Deutsche Telekom AG and McKinsey. From 2017 – 2020 he served as a Non-Executive Director at rain, South Africa’s digital telco. Rainer holds a PhD in Physics from the University of Technology in Munich.
Shares in Telia Company: 40,000
Shareholding refers to any holdings of shares in Telia Company owned by the person or its related natural or legal persons.

Wednesday 20 September | 8:15 am - 10:30 am | CET
Opening Headliners
Wednesday 20 September | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm | CET
Keynotes: Enabling the AI powered telco