Peter Mentner is now Director of Corporate Communications at the E-Plus Group in Dusseldorf. In this newly created role, he is responsible for external and internal communication of the mobile phone company. Mentner assumes the role of Mike Cosse who will now be in charge of the political affairs of the Group as Director of Corporate Affairs in Berlin. Both will report to the CEO, Thorsten Dirks.
Mentner was most recently Head of Communications & Strategy at HSH Nordbank. Previously, he was Managing Partner at Deekeling Arndt Advisors in Dusseldorf.
E-Plus is a mobile telecommunications operator in Germany. With 19.0 million subscribers, E-Plus is the third largest mobile operator in Germany, after T-Mobile (38 million subscribers) and Vodafone (37 million subscribers). E-Plus has been owned by Dutch telecommunications operator KPN from 2002 until July 2013 when it was bought by Telefónica.