Vodafone Appoints Ahmed Essam as Incoming CEO
By Joe Hoppe
Vodafone Group PLC on Tuesday appointed Ahmed Essam as incoming
chief executive of Vodafone UK, replacing Nick Jeffery, and
appointed Alex Froment-Curtil as incoming group chief commercial
The U.K. telecommunications company said that Mr. Essam will
become the new chief executive from Feb. 1. He has been group chief
commercial officer for the company since 2018 and will remain on
the Vodafone Group executive committee. He will replace Mr.
Jeffery, who will be leaving Vodafone on Feb. 15 to take up a new
role outside the company.
Alex Froment-Curtil was named incoming group chief commercial
officer, and will join the executive committee from Feb. 1. Mr.
Froment-Curtil joined Vodafone in 2003.
Shares at 1309 GMT were up 0.46 pence, or 0.4%, at 131.62
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