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The People'sOperator (TPOP)

The People'sOperator

Announcement of Chairman and Deputy Chairman
RNS Number : 4704E
The People's Operator PLC
10 February 2015
 

10th February 2015

 

Appointment of Chairman and Deputy Chairman

 

Following the death of Andrew Rosenfeld, the Board of The People's Operator plc ("TPO") has appointed Jimmy Wales as Executive Chairman and Gary Hughes as Non Executive Deputy Chairman with immediate effect.

 

Jimmy Wales said:

"Everybody involved with TPO is hugely saddened by the death of Andrew Rosenfeld. Andrew was a close friend and all our thoughts are with his family.

 

"Andrew was also a fantastic Chairman. Under him, the highly effective executive team has worked hard to build TPO and to plan its international expansion. We will continue to do that.

 

"We are determined to build the company so that it can fulfil the vision that Andrew had for it - a successful mobile phone business that contributes to the causes that its customers care about."

 

Gary Hughes said:

"I was deeply saddened to hear of Andrew's passing. In the short time I have known him it was clear to me he was a good man.

"I look forward to taking on the additional role of Deputy Chairman at TPO, and supporting Jimmy and this excellent management team to develop what Andrew helped create. The company continues to have exciting growth plans, a clear strategy and a compelling business model." 

Mark Epstein, Chief Executive Officer of TPO said:

"Andrew was a great Chairman, a great friend, and we will all miss him.

 

"I am delighted that Jimmy Wales has agreed to chair the company. The combination of Jimmy's unrivalled expertise in building global cause-driven communities and TPO's proven business model leaves us well positioned to continue our expansion plans.

 

"The strategy to build the company internationally remains in place, and the hugely committed executive team at TPO continues to implement it successfully".

 

 

Enquiries:

 

finnCap Ltd:

Stuart Andrews 

020 7220 0565

Portland:

Tim Allan

020 7842 0110

 

 


This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
 
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