Lothar Pauly leaves Deutsche Telekom AG’s Board of Management
Lothar Pauly, the Member of Deutsche Telekom's Board of Management in charge of system business, production, IT and central procurement, today requested that the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Telekom relieve him of his duties.

Bonn, May 31, 2007

The General Committee of the Supervisory Board recommended that the Supervisory Board comply with Lothar Pauly's request.

Pauly will leave the company by full mutual agreement.

CFO Dr. Karl-Gerhard Eick will temporarily assume responsibility for Mr. Pauly's tasks.