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Vodafone Spain CEO Coimbra to chair Ono board

Thursday 24 July 2014 | 14:32 CET | News
Vodafone Spain's CEO Antonio Coimbra will chair the new board of Spanish cable operator Ono following the Vodafone group's EUR 7.2 billion takeover of Ono, which was approved by the EU earlier this month without conditions. The companies also confirmed that the current CEO of Ono, Rosalia Portela, will for the time being keep her position to facilitate a "transition without disruption". As part of the transition process, the Ono brand will be retained and will become the fibre brand of Vodafone Spain "in the medium term". According to 31 March figures, the newly-merged company will have a

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Companies: Ono / Vodafone Spain
Countries: Spain
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