Shareholders approve 1&1 name change

28 May 2021

Shareholders of 1&1 Drillisch have approved a proposal to change the company’s name to 1&1 at the Annual General Meeting. The firm, which was created in 2017 through the merger of 1&1 Telecommunication and Drillisch, said that the change of name to 1&1 is a step forward in the company’s development following an integration phase of several years, and aims at a clear and concise positioning of the company on the capital market. ‘With 1&1, the company owns one of the strongest brands in the German telecoms and internet market, which enjoys a high level of awareness and trust. In the future, this brand strength is to be clearly emphasized on the capital market by means of a clear presence,’ a press release added.

Germany, 1&1 (formerly 1&1 Drillisch)