European Competitive Telecommunications Association

Manuel Kohnstamm

Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer, Liberty Global

Manuel Kohnstamm is Senior Vice President and Chief Corporate Affairs Officer for Liberty Global. He is responsible for developing and implementing Liberty Global’s regulatory strategy, public policy, government affairs and internal and external communications. Mr. Kohnstamm is an executive officer of Liberty Global and sits on Liberty Global’s Executive Leadership Team and the Regulatory Committee.

Mr. Kohnstamm joined the Europe operations of Liberty Global’s predecessor in September 1999 and held several positions in corporate affairs, public policy, and communications. He was appointed to his current position in January 2012. From 1992 until he joined Liberty Global, Mr. Kohnstamm worked at Time Warner Inc., most recently as Vice President of Public Affairs in Brussels for its subsidiaries Time Inc., Warner Bros., and Turner Broadcasting. Prior to joining Time Warner, Mr. Kohnstamm worked with the consulting group European Research Associates in Brussels where he conducted macro-economic and policy studies on the telecommunications and defense industries.

Mr. Kohnstamm is President of Cable Europe, the European Cable Communications Association, and a member of the Board of Directors of Liberty Global’s subsidiary Telenet Group Holding NV, a Liberty Global subsidiary and a Belgian public limited liability company. Mr. Kohnstamm is also a member of the Supervisory Board of Unitymedia GmbH, a Liberty Global subsidiary in Germany. In addition, Mr. Kohnstamm is Co-Chair of the Board of the non-profit charitable organization Lessons for Life Foundation, a charitable organization focused on education in Africa.

Mr. Kohnstamm graduated in Political Science and holds a Doctorandus Degree in International and European Law from the University of Amsterdam. He also holds a Postgraduate Degree in International relations from the Clingendael Diplomat School in The Hague, and successfully completed the Cable Executive Management Program from Harvard Business School, Boston (MA).

Share this page

2017 Conference Sponsors

 

facebook200x70

preiskel logo

 

11 150
 


Di2 200



White Case logo RGB




Eurofiber



SPC Network logo 200

 

osborneclarke


PLAY 180x120

 

MLex logo

 WIND 200pixel

 

Plum logo rgb

 GOS Consulting

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • Century-Link-logo_right-aligned.jpg
  • nova_main_logo-02.jpg
  • Eurofiber_logo_60_high.jpg
  • turk.gif
  • Transatel_corporate_logo.png
  • sita.gif
  • LOGO_CMYK_PEPE_Mesa_de_trabajo_1_copia.jpg
  • logo_verde.png
  • ispa_logo_60_high.jpg
  • LOGO_VERDE_YOIGO_Mesa_de_trabajo_1.jpg
  • 11.jpg
  • BABTO_2.png
  • Sky_Master_Brand_Logo_SMALL_RGB-Italy.png
  • Logo_LEBARA_LLAMAYA_500x460-04_copia.jpg
  • logo_fastweb_2017.jpg
  • ukcta.gif
  • aiip.gif
  • LOGO_LLAMAYA_02.png
  • PLAY_logo_May_2013_60_high_v2.jpg
  • huawei_feb_2012-_60_high.jpg
  • Fluvius_Logo_POS_RGB.png
  • colt_logo_black.jpg
  • Turkcell_superonline.jpg
  • Logo_Groupe_Iliad.png
  • MasMovil_logo_60_high.jpg
  • ASTEL.png
  • CMS127x75.jpg
  • LOGO_EOLO_300pixels.jpg
  • t2.gif
  • WIND_Logo_NEW_ID-2.jpg
  • Birdandbirdlogo_60_high.jpg
  • VATM-en.jpg
  • Bouygues_Telecom.png
  • NOWO_Logo_assinatura_RGB-01.png
  • Sky_Master_Brand_Logo_SMALL_RGB-Ireland.png
  • aota_logo.png
  • Neterra-Logo2017.jpg