KPN names new CEO

Maximo Ibarra

Dutch telco KPN has named Maximo Ibarra as the company’s new management board chairman and CEO. Ibarra will succeed current chairman and CEO Eelco Blok… Read more

KPN targets businesses with internet and TV


Dutch telco KPN has launched a set of internet and TV packages aimed at small business customers. KPN said it was responding to demand from… Read more

KPN adds to TV base


Dutch telco KPN added 25,000 IPTV customers in the second quarter, along with 8,000 broadband customers and 9,000 post-pad voice customers. KPN reported 2.346 million… Read more

KPN acquires multi-play operator Solcon


Dutch telecom operator KPN has acquired Solcon, a network operator serving private customers and businesses based in the city of Dronten. Solcon serves about 45,000… Read more

5G: KPN slams spectrum decision, TIM to launch trial in Turin


Dutch telco KPN has hit out at what it sees as a misguided spectrum policy from the Dutch government that could hinder the development of… Read more

KPN TV additions slow down in fourth quarter


KPN added 18,000 IPTV customers in the quarter, along with 2,000 broadband customers and 19,000 post-paid mobile customers in the quarter. The IPTV additions represent… Read more

KPN reappoints COO for second term

Joost Farwerck

Dutch telco KPN has reappointed Joost Farwerck as chief operating officer for a second four-year term. As COO, Farwerck is responsible for the implementation of… Read more

Liberty Global and Vodafone complete Dutch JV


Liberty Global and Vodafone have completed the creation of their Dutch joint venture, establishing a converged fixed and mobile communications operator that can compete more… Read more

Former BT CEO launches VC fund KEEN Venture Partners

Ben Verwaayen

KEEN Venture Partners, a new venture capital firm co-founded by former BT CEO Ben Verwaayen, has closed a €90 million inaugural fund. The VC fund… Read more

Ziggo outlines plans to replace shut-down HBO service

HBO's Game of Thrones

Liberty Global-owned Dutch cable operator Ziggo is to launch a new movies and series package in January as part of a move to replace HBO… Read more