TIM announced that the Board of Directors (“Board”) met today under the chairmanship of Salvatore Rossi. During the meeting TIM CEO Pietro Labriola presented the guidelines of the 2022-2024 industrial plan, which he will submit to the Board on March 2.
The CEO highlighted the need to pursue a transformation process of the offering and services for the consumer segment; and to focus on the enterprise services such as Cloud, IoT, and Cybersecurity, leveraging the Group’s expertise and deep technological know-how, as well as the control of operating costs and operating profits. Furthermore, the CEO underscored the need to guarantee a stable, long-lasting growth outlook for the network infrastructure, in the interest of all stakeholders.
In this context, the Board unanimously agreed to give the CEO a mandate to explore strategic options to maximize shareholder value, with specific reference to the Group’s infrastructure assets, including solutions that go beyond vertical integration.
The Board acknowledged that the ad-hoc Committee (“the Committee”), appointed to analyse the indicative and non-binding expression of interest sent by KKR & Co. (“the expression of interest”), is continuing to work with the Committee’s financial advisers to analyze the expression of interest and compare it with the Group’s outlook and strategic alternatives that will be considered under the plan.
Rome, 26 January 2022