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Vivendi CEO set to be appointed TIM chairman - report

Thursday 1 June 2017 | 14:45 CET | News
Telecom Italia (TIM) is set to confirm the appointment of Vivendi's chief executive Arnaud de Puyfontaine as its chairman at its 01 June board meeting, according to an unnamed source cited by Reuters. The French media giant, which is TIM's biggest shareholder with a 24 percent stake, had listed De Puyfontaine at the top of its slate of proposed candidates for the board in April. Although the board subsequently voted to confirm current chairman Giuseppe Recchi, the French company narrowly succeeded in filling two-thirds of the new board with its own candidates, with sources indicating it was

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Companies: European Commission / Telecom Italia / TIM / Vivendi
Countries: Italy
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