E-Plus rejects takeover rumours

18 Aug 2008

E-Plus Mobilfunk CEO Thorsten Dirks has rejected rumours that the cellco is a takeover target for Telefonica, reports Dow Jones. ‘It would only make sense for Telefonica,’ said Dirks, adding that the company is neither in negotiations nor has it been approached. ‘I don’t believe that Telefonica will buy E-Plus,’ he stated. The executive also said that the E-Plus is not currently considering any major acquisitions of its own.

Germany, E-Plus Group