Dr Dirk Wössner
Dr. Dirk Wössner, born 1969, joined the Board of Management of Deutsche Telekom on January 1, 2018, where he is responsible for the sales, marketing, and service of fixed-network and mobile products for consumers and business customers in Germany. He also serves as Managing Director of Telekom Deutschland GmbH.
Wössner previously worked at Rogers Communication, a Canadian telco, where he was responsible for consumer business starting in April 2015. Under Wössner's leadership, Rogers introduced 4K television and comprehensive broadband coverage with 1 Gbit per second. Prior to his move to Canada, Dirk Wössner had held a variety of management positions at Deutsche Telekom from 2002 to 2015, most recently Director of Sales for consumers and business customers in Germany. Between 1997 and 2002, he worked as a consultant for McKinsey & Company in Munich, Madrid, and other cities.
Dirk Wössner studied chemistry at the Technical University of Munich and earned his doctorate in the same subject at Humboldt University in Berlin (1997).