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Bollore replaces Meheut as Canal Plus chairman

Thursday 3 September 2015 | 18:56 CET | News
Vivendi majority shareholder Vincent Bollore has replaced Bertrand Meheut as chairman of the Canal Plus supervisory board. The company has also increased the size of its management board, adding Jean-Christophe Thiery, chairman of Bollore Media, who also becomes chairman of the Canal Plus management board, and Julien Verley, who joined Canal Plus as CFO in 2006 and is the CEO of Polish subsidiary NC+. Maxime Saada continues in the role of Canal Plus CEO, following his appointment in June. Meheut will stay on as special advisor to Bollore on the transformation Vivendi aims to achieve with

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite
Companies: Bollore Media / Canal Plus / Vivendi
Countries: France
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