Dr. Ekkehard Stadie is a Senior Partner with Simon-Kucher in Cologne and Dubai. He is the Global Head of the company’s Telco Practice, specializing in marketing strategies and pricing for national and international customers. He has 21 years of experience in the industry. To date he has advised more than 50 telecom operators in Europe, the Middle East, South East Asia and Latin America.
Prior to joining Simon-Kucher, Dr. Stadie worked with Mannesmann Arcor (now Vodafone) where he assisted the Chief Marketing Officer of Germany’s second largest wireline operator.
Dr. Stadie obtained his doctorate (Dr. rer. pol) in business-to-business marketing at the University of Münster. He is the co-author of two books focusing on strategy in the telecommunications market and the author of numerous articles. He is a regular speaker at conferences around the world.