Telefonica, S.A. (TEF)
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1,500,000€ - 1,749,999€
Lobbyists declared: 5 FTE (5)
WARNING: The number of full time equivalent lobbyists declared by this organisation are extraordinarily high and may therefore have been over-declared.
Lobbyists with EP accreditation: 6
Meetings with European Commission: 5
Lobbying costs over the years:
Telefonica, S.A. (TEF)
Registration on EU Transparency Register
Goals / Remit
Telefónica is a 100% listed company with more than 1.3 million shareholders, traded in several of the most important stock markets around the world.
Telefónica’s Permanent Representative Office in Brussels is in charge of following the regulatory and public policy debates at the EU level affecting the whole Group, in Europe and worldwide. Its mission is to help provide European political leadership with our views and experience in order to enhance the development of the digital society for all citizens in the EU and worldwide. Telefonica is convinced that Europe should remain at the forefront of the digital and green transitions through enhanced global competitiveness and social progress.
Digital Strategy; Connectivity Toolbox; Next Digital Decade; 5G Action Plan; Broadband Cost Reduction Ditective; Digital Services Act; Digital Markets Act; Data Strategy/Data Governance Act, Data Act; Artificial Intelligence; competition policy; privacy/data protection; cybersecurity; cloud and edge cloud; big data; IoT; industrial Internet; trade policy; entrepreneurship; green deal & sustainability; research; Next Generation EU, Recovery and Resilience Facility
Gran Vía, 28
Tel: 322 2309555
Avenue des Arts, 58
Tel: 32 22309555
Lobbyists with EP accreditation
Person in charge of EU relations
Person with legal responsibility
European Telecommunications Network Operators' Association (ETNO)
European Internet Forum (EIF)
European Round Table of Industrialists (ERT)
AECA (American European Community Association)
Cámara de Comercio de España en Bélgica y Luxemburgo
Procurement from EU institutions
Grants from EU institutions
Total public financing
Other financial information
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Expert groups (European Commission)
Expert group on cooperative, connected, automated and autonomous mobility#E03657#https://ec.europa.eu/transparency/expert-groups-register/screen/expert-groups/consult?groupID=3657 #Observer #C#Industry
Intergroups (European Parliament)
European Internet Forum
Industry forums (European Parliament)
European Alliance for Industrial Data and Cloud European Green Digital Coalition
Meetings with European Commission5 meetings found.
The list below only covers meetings held since November 2014 with commissioners, their cabinet members or directors-general at the European Commission; other lobby meetings with lower-level staff may have taken place, but the European Commission doesn't publish information about such meetings. All information below comes from European Commission web pages.
- 19 Sep 2018 - Vice-President Andrus Ansip - e-privacy (DG Digital Single Market)
- 26 Feb 2018 - Vice-President Andrus Ansip - Code, ePrivacy, Net neutrality (DG Digital Single Market)
- 15 Mar 2016 - Pauline Rouch - Digital Single Market (DG Presidency)
- 25 Feb 2016 - Pauline Rouch Martin Selmayr - Digital Single Market (DG Presidency)
- 04 Dec 2014 - Pauline Rouch - Telecom issues (DG Presidency)