British Sky Broad. (BSY) - Appointment of Director
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British Sky Broadcasting Group PLC
16 November 2012
Appointment of Director
British Sky Broadcasting Group plc ('BSkyB' or 'the Company') has today
appointed Dave Lewis to its Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director.
The appointment follows Jacques Nasser's retirement from the Board after
BSkyB's Annual General Meeting on 1 November 2012.
Mr Lewis is President, Personal Care for Unilever plc, where he also sits on
the Unilever Leadership Executive. He joined Unilever as a graduate trainee in
1987 and has held a variety of senior roles in Europe, South America and Asia,
including President for the Americas and Chairman of Unilever UK and Ireland.
Nicholas Ferguson, Chairman of BSkyB, said: "Dave Lewis is a highly
experienced and capable executive who will bring strong operational expertise
to Sky and add to the skills of the Board. We are delighted to welcome Dave to
Sky and we look forward to his contribution over the coming years."
The Company confirms that there are no matters required to be disclosed under
rule 9.6.13 of the Listing Rules in respect of Dave Lewis.
This information is provided by RNS
The company news service from the London Stock Exchange
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