LONDON, June 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --
T-Systems today announce that Casper Malig has joined the company as Managing Director for its UK business. With a strong track record from a number of executive positions with global IT services companies, including CSC and EDS, Casper Malig will assume responsibility for leading T-Systems' UK business in its next phase of development. He succeeds Sam Kingston, who will remain at T-Systems until the end of September in order to secure a smooth handover.
T-Systems is focusing on sustainable, profitable growth in the UK, the most developed and most mature ICT market in Europe. T-Systems' customers in the UK already include multinational groups such as OEMs, travel company TUI and oil giant BP.
"Our aim is to expand our business here in the UK and make T-Systems a well-known brand closely associated with technology innovation, quality and customer focus. Building on a strong global portfolio of technology solutions like cloud computing, big data and cyber security combined with a strong telecommunication capability, T-Systems UK is well positioned to service the UK market and our global customers," says Casper Malig.
Casper Malig joins T-Systems from CSC, where he has been a Vice President holding a number of different roles demonstrating an ability to manage complex IT engagements across multiple geographies. Being a Danish national Casper Malig started his career in the Danish Ministry of Interior in 1994. He joined CSC in Scandinavia in 1997, and was relocated to CSC's UK business in 2000. From 2000-2005 Casper held a number of international management positions before moving to EDS as Managing Director leading expansion in the Commercial Industries sectors in UK. Casper Malig returned to CSC in 2007 as Vice President for the Chemicals & Energy Sector and the Manufacturing Sector across UK, Nordics and Middle East & Africa. From 2009 to 2012 Casper Malig was stationed in Switzerland leading one of CSC's largest commercial contracts with a global insurance company. Recently Casper Malig has been leading CSC's applications business across EMEA and the engagement with the UK Department of Health.
Casper Malig holds a MSc in Economics from University of Odense, a Diploma in Business Administration from Copenhagen Business School and he is a graduate from the INSEAD Advanced Management Programme.
At the same time, T-Systems announces its new regional structure for Sales with Americas, EMEA, Germany and Asia-Pacific, with Steffen Schlaberg responsible for Sales in the EMEA region. Along with T-Systems' UK operations, he is also responsible for Sales in France, Austria, the Netherlands, Switzerland, Slovakia and South Africa, among other countries.
About Deutsche Telekom
Deutsche Telekom is one of the world's leading integrated telecommunications companies with 133 million mobile customers, 32 million fixed-network lines and more than 17 million broadband lines (as of March 31, 2013). The Group provides products and services for the fixed network, mobile communications, the Internet and IPTV for consumers, and ICT solutions for business customers and corporate customers. Deutsche Telekom is present in around 50 countries and has 230,000 employees worldwide. The Group generated revenues of EUR 58.2 billion in the 2012 financial year - more than half of it outside Germany (as of December 31, 2012).
Drawing on a global infrastructure of data centers and networks, T-Systems operates information and communication technology (ICT) systems for multinational corporations and public sector institutions. T-Systems provides integrated solutions for the networked future of business and society. The company's some 52,700 employees combine industry expertise and ICT innovations to add significant value to customers' core business all over the world.
T-Systems generated revenue of around EUR 10 billion in the 2012 financial year.
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