Internal restructuring
European Union
Location of affected unit(s)
Manufacture Of Computer, Electrical Electronic And Optical Products
Manufacture Of Computer, Electronic And Optical Products
26 - Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

400 jobs
Number of planned job losses
Job loss
Announcement Date
21 May 2009
Employment effect (start)
1 September 2009
Foreseen end date
1 September 2011


Italtel, a European manufacturer of telecommunications networks' technologies, is to cut 400 jobs by the end of 2011 in its European sites. The new reorganisation plan is consequent to the recent loss in revenues, mainly due to the economic crisis.

Italtel designs, develops, implements solutions for next generation networks and services based on IP protocol accompanied by a full range of professional services. In Italy, its main customer is Telecom Italia. It employs 2,300 people across Europe.


  • 22 May 2009: Il Sole 24 Ore


Eurofound (2009), Italtel, Internal restructuring in European Union, factsheet number 69054, European Restructuring Monitor. Dublin, https://restructuringeventsprod.azurewebsites.net/restructuring-events/detail/69054.