Indept. News & Media (INM) - Paul Connolly Appointed to APN Board
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Independent News & Media PLC
18 October 2012
Paul Connolly Appointed to APN Board
Ticker: (Bloomberg) INM.ID/ INM.LN and (Reuters) INME.I/ INME.L
Dublin/London - 18 October 2012: APN News & Media Ltd ['APN'], in which
Independent News & Media PLC ['INM'] has a 29.5% shareholding, today announced
the Board has appointed Mr Paul Connolly as a Non-Executive Director of the
Mr Connolly is Chairman of Connolly Capital Limited, a Dublin based corporate
finance advisory firm focused on the telecom, media and technology sectors and
he is a Senior Adviser to Credit Suisse. He currently serves on the Board of
Independent News & Media, Communicorp Group and Melita cable.
APN Chairman, Mr Peter Hunt said: "We are delighted Paul is joining the Board.
He brings extensive experience in the media and communication sectors."
Mr Connolly was previously a Director of Esat Telecom plc, an Irish
telecommunications company, and a Director of Digicel Limited, a
telecommunications company with operations across 30 markets in the Caribbean,
Central America and the Pacific in which the major shareholder is Mr Denis
Mr Connolly holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree and is a Fellow of The
Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland.
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