Alexander LautzSenior Vice President 5G at Deutsche Telekom Group
Dr. Alexander Lautz is currently Senior Vice President 5G. In this role, he is responsible for 5G from a business and technology part across all business units and is leading Deutsche Telekom´s 5G projects and initiatives.
Mr. Lautz joined T-Mobile Deutschland GmbH in 2002, first as Head of Business Marketing, before taking over as Head of Consumer Marketing in 2004. When Deutsche Telekom launched congstar as its second brand in Germany in 2007, Mr. Lautz took over as Managing Director of the newly-founded company. In 2011, he moved to T-Systems International GmbH, where he was responsible for implementing innovative B2B2C products and solutions within the business units Connected Car and later Connecting Customers. Prior to 5G Mr. Lautz he led the groupwide IoT/M2M activities of Deutsche Telekom from 2014-2017.
Before his career at Deutsche Telekom, Mr. Lautz held different management positions at both CNI GmbH and Mannesmann Arcor AG and was Managing Director of an IP provider for business customers.
After completing his apprenticeship with Deutsche Bank in 1988, Mr. Lautz studied Economics at the University of St. Gallen, where he graduated with a Ph.D. in 1995. In 2016 he participated in an Executive Education Program at Stanford University, Graduate School of Business.
Besides reading and playing tennis, Mr. Lautz enjoys traveling and experiencing foreign cultures.