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Telefonica reduces board size, Alierta to leave

Friday 5 May 2017 | 09:34 CET | News
Telefonica announced that its former chairman Cesar Alierta is standing down as part of a reduction in the size of its board from 18 to 17 members. Alierta was the longest-serving head of a leading European telecommunications company when he retired as executive chairman in April 2016 after nearly 16 years in the position, to be replaced by Jose Maria Alvarez-Pallete. The revamp will also see Pablo Isla and Gonzalo Hinojosa Fernandez de Angulo leaving the board, to be replaced by Francisco Riberas, co-chairman of Gestamp and ACEK, and PriceWaterhouse Coopers partner Carmen Garcia de Andres,

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Companies: Telefonica
Countries: Spain
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