Regulatory Story
Company KCOM Group PLC
Headline Board Change
Released 15:00 20-Dec-2018
Number 1574L15

RNS Number : 1574L
20 December 2018

20 December 2018




Board change


KCOM Group PLC (the "Group") today announces that Graham Holden has indicated his intention to step down from his role as Non-Executive Chairman, and from the Board, on 31 December 2018.


Patrick de Smedt, the Group's Senior Independent Non-Executive Director, will become Interim Non-Executive Chairman while the Board undertakes a search for a permanent replacement.  That process is underway and an announcement will be made in due course.


Once a replacement has been appointed, Patrick de Smedt will resume his position as Senior Independent Non-Executive Director.


Patrick de Smedt said:


"On behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Graham Holden for his focus, dedication and leadership as a board member over the last eleven years, most recently as our Chairman since 2014. We wish him well for the future."



For further information, please contact:


01482 602 400

Cathy Phillips, Investor Relations

FTI Consulting LLP

020 3727 1017

Edward Bridges

Matt Dixon

Jamie Ricketts


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