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Former TIM CEO Bernabe named chairman of Spain's Cellnex

Thursday 25 July 2019 | 15:30 CET | News
Spanish towers operator Cellnex has announced the appointment of former Telecom Italia (TIM) CEO Franco Bernabe as its new non-executive chairman, replacing another ex-TIM CEO, Marco Patuano, who stepped down last month. Bernabe was chairman of Italian payment systems leader Nexi until February 2019, and has also chaired the GSMA and been chief executive of state oil company Eni.

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Categories: General
Companies: Cellnex
Countries: Italy / Spain
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