Duty to inform

We at NFON AG take data protection very seriously. In order to protect your personal data, which may be collected when you visit our website or which you transfer to us, our procedures are in accordance with the applicable legal data protection provisions.

Machtlfinger Str. 7
81379 München,
is responsible for operating this website

It is the duty of NFON AG to appoint a Data Protection Officer and we have complied with this requirement. You may contact our Data Protection Officer:

Julius Bloch
Machtlfinger Str. 7
81379 München

We process your personal data solely for the purposes of technical provision of this site, for purposes of analysis of user behaviour or to connect to social media. Any other type of processing whatsoever shall be advertised to you prior to processing and we will have to obtain your consent to it.

The processing therefore relies on the following legal principles: Article 6 (1) points (a), (b) and (f) GDPR.

For this purpose we transfer your processed data to the following recipients:

CategoryPurposeTransfer to a third country
digital agencyoperator of the websiteno
supplier of analysis toolsusage analysisyes, USA
advertising agencydevelopment, design and marketingno
CRM ToolMarketingno
social mediaMarketingyes, USA

If your personal data are transferred to recipients other than those specified, you will be notified thereof and we have to obtain your consent. When data are transferred to a third country, in which accordingly, the level of data protection is less stringent, the processing of data pursuant to national laws cannot be ensured.
The principles of data protection are definitive for NFON AG. For this reason the storage periods are determined according to their necessity and are implemented accordingly.
As a data subject, whose personal data are processed, you have at all times the following rights:

  • right to access
  • right to rectification
  • right to erasure
  • right to restriction of data processing
  • right to data portability
  • right to object, in particular in the case of processing pursuant to Article 6 (1) points (a) and (f) GDPR.
  • right to lodge a complaint with a supervisory authority

If you wish to exercise these rights, please write informally to the contact address provided. If you wish to make use of your right to object, the processing of your data up to the time of your objection remains unaffected.
Further information on the processing of your data is available in the Privacy Statement (link).

Consent – Tracking

With the confirmation you are giving your consent that NFON AG may transfer and process your data for the purposes of analysis by a variety of service providers and by installing cookies. Analysis purposes include both the evaluation of visits to the website, https://www.nfon.com and also the transfer of the data to third party suppliers, such as Xing, Facebook and YouTube, by means of integrating plug-ins. For these purposes the data are transferred to third countries and insofar as this is possible, they are transferred only in anonymised form. When data are transferred to a third country, in which accordingly, the level of data protection is less stringent, the processing of data pursuant to national laws cannot be ensured. You have the right at any time to withdraw this consent; however data processed up until the date of the withdrawal remain unaffected.

NFON AG appoints Gernot Hofstetter as Managing Director for Austria

  • many years of expertise in communications business
  • Focus on enormous market potential in Austria and CEE 

New Managing Director for Austria

NFON AG, the only pan-European cloud PBX provider, today announced the appointment of Gernot Hofstetter as Managing Director of NFON Austria. As Managing Director, he is responsible for Sales in Austria and CEE. César Flores Rodríguez, CSO of NFON AG: “Austria is one of the key markets in Europe and Gernot will also make a significant contribution to the fulfilment of our growth strategy in CEE – there is an enormous market penetration potential. We want to become number one in Europe." Gernot Hofstetter succeeds Markus Krammer, Vice President Products & New Business, who has headed the company as interim managing director since January.

Many years of experience

Gernot Hofstetter has more than ten years experience as Sales Director at Interoute Austria, most recently as Branch Manager. "Driving digital transformation forward is a great task. With NFON we focus on a first-class customer experience and the highest data security standards. Austria and Eastern Europe play an important role in European digitisation. NFON offers a firstclass and highly scalable technology platform for the future of business communication," Gernot Hofstetter emphasizes. Gernot Hofstetter reports directly to César Flores Rodríguez.

Change favours expansion

NFON is the new freedom of business communication. The company with its headquarters in Munich counts over 15,000 companies in 13 European countries among its customers. The Austrian branch is located in St. Pölten. In Austria, well-known customers such as shpock, paysafecard, Vienna House, Count IT, Ruefa Reisen and Falkensteiner Hotels & Residences trust the cloud based telephone system. One of the newest Austrian customers is the Municipality of St. Pölten, the capital of Lower Austria. Hans Szymanski, CEO & CFO of NFON AG: "The economic success of NFON AG is based on a strong business model. Our enormous growth in recent years is driven by a structural change in the telecommunications market and the increasing intention of companies to make their communications organization more efficient, flexible, secure and cost-effective. I look forward to a successful collaboration with Gernot."

Strong business model

The business model of NFON AG is based on a unique combination of strong growth and longterm recurring revenue. This was also demonstrated by the recently published quarterly figures: The number of seats grew by 31.3%, from 205,211 (Q1 2017) to 269,392 (Q1 2018) with a recurring revenue share of total revenue of 80.6%. NFON AG has been listed in the Prime Standard of the Frankfurt Stock Exchange since May 11, 2018.


Headquartered in Munich, NFON AG is the only pan-European cloud PBX provider – counting more than 15,000 companies across 13 European countries as customers. NFON, the cloud telephone system, offers over 150 functions as well as a seamless integration of premium solutions. With our intuitive communications solutions, we enable European companies to improve their work a little, every single day. NFON is the new freedom of business communication. www.nfon.com

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