IBC has announced that Dr Manuel Cubero, CEO of Kabel Deutschland Holding AG and Chief Commercial Officer of Vodafone Germany, will deliver a Keynote at the opening plenary on September 8th.
This opening session which kicks off the IBC2016 Conference will offer up insights and strategies about how he is leading Vodafone-KDG through today’s transforming media landscape.
Dr Cubero has enjoyed a long and successful career at Germany’s largest cable network operator. He first joined Kabel Deutschland in 2003 and held a variety of management positions before moving into his current role as CEO in 2014. He has also been the Chief Commercial Officer of Vodafone Germany since 2015. Prior to joining Kabel Deutschland, Dr Cubero was Managing Director of several companies in the Kirch Group, founder and Managing Director of an Internet betting company and a consultant at Egon Zehnder International for the media and telecommunications sector.
Entitled “Transformation in the Digital Era: Leadership, strategy and creativity in media and entertainment”, the conference will see more than 300 executives sharing insights on key issues at the heart of the entertainment, media and technology sector.