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Sacked CEO Genish wants to stay on TIM board

Wednesday 14 November 2018 | 08:37 CET | News
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The CEO of Telecom Italia (TIM) responded to his sacking by declaring that he was determined to remain on the board as a director to defend the rights of shareholders. Speaking a few hours after the board stripped him of his executive powers, Amos Genish told Reuters that the environment inside TIM was dysfunctional and that several directors had been campaigning against him for months.

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Companies: Telecom Italia / TIM / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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