The Management Board at Kabel Deutschland Holding AG
Kabel Deutschland Holding AG has a two-tiered corporate governance structure consisting of the Management Board and the Supervisory Board.
The Management Board is responsible for the operational management of Kabel Deutschland. The members of the Management Board are appointed by the Supervisory Board and can also be dismissed by the Supervisory Board.
The Management Board reports to the Supervisory Board on a regular basis on the current development of business and changes in the business strategy.
The Management Board consists of two members.
Dr. Manuel Cubero
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Dr. Manuel Cubero, born in 1963, has been Chief Executive Officer of Kabel Deutschland Holding AG since April 2014 as well as Managing Director and member of the Executive Committee of Vodafone Deutschland GmbH, responsible for the „Consumer Fixed & Cable“ business.
Cubero has had a long and successful career at Germany’s largest cable network operator. He joined Kabel Deutschland in November 2003 and was appointed Managing Director in December 2005 with responsibility for the Television and Content business. In June 2006, his area of responsibility was expanded to include the Internet and Telephony business. Cubero became Head of Sales, Marketing & Product Management and Kabel Deutschland’s Chief Commercial Officer in April 2007, a position he held until April 2009 when he was appointed Chief Operating Officer. In March 2010 he became a member of the Management Board of the stock listed Kabel Deutschland Holding AG.
Prior to joining Kabel Deutschland Cubero was Managing Director of several companies within the Kirch Group, founder and Managing Director of an Internet betting company and consultant at Egon Zehnder International, active in the media and telecommunications sector.
Cubero earned an MBA from INSEAD Business School and holds a PhD in physics from Darmstadt Technical University. He was the President of Cable Europe (European Cable Communications Association) from 2006 until 2009, since 2010 he has held the position of Vice President.
Dr. Andreas Siemen
Member of the Management Board / Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Dr. Andreas Siemen (born in 1962) has been Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and member of the Management Board of Kabel Deutschland Holding AG since October 2011.
He joined Kabel Deutschland in 2003. He has held a variety of positions at Kabel Deutschland, most recently as Director of Corporate Development, responsible for Strategy, M&A and Corporate Finance. His professional background includes more than ten years at McKinsey & Co. primarily advising telecoms companies.
Dr. Siemen studied at Cologne University and holds a doctor’s degree in Business Administration from HHL in Leipzig.