April 21, 2018 4:30 AM ET

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Company Overview of Cable & Wireless Communications Limited

Company Overview

Cable & Wireless Communications Limited, together with its subsidiaries, provides telecommunications services to consumers, businesses, and governments. It offers mobile and mobile data services; broadband services to homes and workplaces; fixed line voice services; and entertainment services, such as pay TV services. The company also provides CWC business solutions, such as installing telecoms and IT systems, and managing services; managed and data center services; wholesale services through sub-sea cable network; and public services in the areas of health, security, and education. It operates in the United Kingdom, Panama, Jamaica, the Bahamas, Barbados, Trinidad and Tobago, Seychelles, an...

62 - 65 Chandos Place

2nd Floor

London,  WC2N 4HG

United Kingdom

Founded in 2010

7,600 Employees

Phone:

44 20 7315 4000

Key Executives for Cable & Wireless Communications Limited

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 40
Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Panama
Senior Vice President and Chief Executive Officer of Bahamas Telecommunications Company
Chief Executive Officer of Seychelles
President of Networks and Wholesale
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Cable & Wireless Communications Limited Key Developments

Cable & Wireless Communications Appoints Inge Smidts as Chief Executive Officer

Cable & Wireless Communications announced the appointment of Inge Smidts as Chief Executive Officer. She is replacing John Reid who announced earlier this month that he will step down from the position of CEO in early 2018. Smidts joins C&W from Liberty Global where he most recently held the position of Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to her role at Liberty Global, Smidts was Senior Vice President - Residential Marketing and a member of the Executive Team at Telenet Group. While there, she was responsible for Go-to-Market reporting and overseeing the commercial strategy for Telenet's business. John Reid, C&W’s current CEO, will help ensure a seamless leadership transition until Smidts’ tenure begins in February 2018. Under the new Liberty Latin America management structure effective upon completion of the split-off from Liberty Global, Smidts will report to Betzalel Kenigsztein, Liberty Latin America’s COO.

Cable & Wireless Communications Appoints Inge Smidts as Chief Executive Officer

Cable & Wireless Communications announced the appointment of Inge Smidts as Chief Executive Officer. She is replacing John Reid who announced earlier this month that he will step down from the position of CEO in early 2018. Smidts joins C&W from Liberty Global where she most recently held the position of Chief Marketing Officer. Prior to her role at Liberty Global, Smidts was Senior Vice President - Residential Marketing and a member of the Executive Team at Telenet Group. While there, she was responsible for Go-to-Market reporting and overseeing the commercial strategy for Telenet's business.

John Reid, CEO to Step Down from Cable & Wireless Communications

Cable & Wireless Communications announced that John Reid will step down from the position of CEO in early 2018. An announcement on C&W's incoming CEO will be made in due course, and until that time, Reid will remain in the post and will support the transition to new leadership.

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