TIM is a fantastic innovation lab. The Company has a very strong potential, we must go beyond the events of the past. In March we will present the Plan which is the result of the work of the CEO and his team, which is sound and solid. Vivendi is a long term investor in TIM, something that was maybe missing in the past, and we will help TIM stronger and stronger.

2018 Reuters Breaking Predictions (Milan, January 31)

Arnaud de Puyfontaine TIM Executive Chairman

Arnaud de Puyfontaine TIM Executive Chairman

Discussions with the Government on Golden Power and other issues on hold are going on. The appeal is a purely technical procedure, things are going well and I am confident that we will close all issues and start a new phase with the institutions. It is important for Italy to make TIM even greater and stronger.

2018 Reuters Breaking Predictions (Milan, January 31)

We need to build strong European players because we are competing against giants like Google, Apple, Time, Disney and Netflix; having a European agenda is a must if we don’t want to be swallowed by them, not to mention the Chinese ones.

2018 Reuters Breaking Predictions (Milan, January 31)

The agreement between TIM and Canal+ is a process already begun. This is ongoing and I have no doubt that its interest and strategic importance will be confirmed.

French-Italian Business Forum (Rome, January 25-26)

On behalf of the Board and as CEO of TIM’s main shareholder I confirm complete trust to Amos Genish, with whom we share strategy and vision. We are pleased with the progress done until now and confident that Amos will carry on TIM’s relaunch with his usual passion.

January 24, 2018

Amos Genish TIM Chief Executive Officer

Amos Genish TIM Chief Executive Officer

I am 100% committed to TIM’s relaunch and to the fine tuning of the 2018-20 strategic plan, which is a long term project for me, both personally and professionally.

January 24, 2018