Chief Operations Officer // A1 Telekom Austria Group
Alejandro Plater took over his function as COO of the A1 Telekom Austria Group as of 5 March, 2015 and assumed additionally CEO responsibilities from August 1, 2015 until August 31, 2018. He is an executive with extensive international experience in telecommunications industries and operational development. His expertise took the corporate strategy of A1 Group to the next level and allowed it to be implemented consistently. As Chief Operations Officer he is responsible for operation in market areas as well as technology, digital transformation and purchasing. In this function, he aims to make an impact on the digital world for the benefit of the society. Alejandro Plater believes that maintaining an agile mindset, openness and an inner drive and are key to living up to the challenges and possibilities which digitalization and technological evolution offers to us. That is why he trusts in the power of learning to widen our horizons and to open up to new concepts.
A1 Telekom Austria Group is a leading provider of digital services and communications solutions in CEE with more than 24 Mio. customers, currently operating in seven countries. Offering communications, payment and entertainment services as well as integrated business solutions, the Group achieved revenues of 4.47 billion Euros by YE 2018. Around 19.000 employees and state of the art broadband infrastructure make digital business and lifestyle possible and enable people, companies and things to connect everywhere anytime.