Ofcom names Unger as interim chief executive

Wednesday 19 November 2014 | 10:36 CET | News
UK communications regulator Ofcom has chosen Steve Unger, currently its director of the strategy, international, technology and economist group, as acting chief executive when Ed Richards stands down at the end of the year. The process to appoint a permanent chief executive is underway and Ofcom's board will announce an appointment in the new year.

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Categories: General
Companies: Ofcom
Countries: United Kingdom
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