Management Board

Markus Hendrich (Chairman of the Management Board (CEO))


Markus Hendrich (born in 1980) is the Chairman of the Management Board of ecotel communication ag and has been on the company’s Management Board since July 2020. In this role, he is responsible for Wholesale, Finance, Strategy, Technology, Operations, Portfolio and Processes and for central administrative departments. A graduate in business psychology, he has worked in the telecommunications sector for almost 25 years and has previously spent over 10 years in various management positions at QSC AG and Plusnet GmbH, an EnBW company, most recently as Managing Director for Technology, Product Management and Marketing. Together with company founder Peter Zils, Markus Hendrich represents ecotel and the interests of its business customers on the Executive Committee of the main German telecommunications industry association, the VATM.


Achim Theis (Member of the Management Board (CCO))


Achim Theis (born in 1964) has been working at the company since 1 January 1999, initially as the Managing Director of ecotel communication GmbH and since 1 June 2001 as a member of the Management Board. Since 1 September 2016, in his role as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO), he has been responsible for the areas of Business Customer Sales, Key Account Management, Marketing and Digital Commerce, as well as “Cloud & Fibre” performance teams. Achim Theis has more than 25 years of experience and an extensive network and expertise in the telecommunications market.