EQS-News: PJSC MegaFon: Election of the Chairman of the Board and other organizational matters
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PJSC MegaFon: Election of the Chairman of the Board and other organizational matters
24.12.2018 / 10:00 MSK
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Election of the Chairman of the Board and other organizational matters
Moscow, Russian Federation (24 December 2018) - Public Joint Stock Company "MegaFon" (MoEx: MFON), a pan-Russian operator of digital opportunities, ("MegaFon" or the "Company"), announces that the Company's Board of Directors, at a meeting held by absentee voting held on 21 December 2018, took the following actions:
1. To elect Mr. Evgeny Bystrykh as Chairman of the Board of Directors.
2. To re-constitute the following committees of the Company's Board of Directors:
- Audit Committee;
- Finance and Strategy Committee;
- Remuneration and Nominations Committee.
3. To elect Mr. Jarkko Armas Veijalainen as Chairman, Mr. Alexander Esikov and Mrs. Anna Serebryanikova as members of the Audit Committee.
4. To elect Mrs. Natalya Chumachenko as Chairwoman, Mr. Evgeny Bystrykh and Mr. Alexey Antonyuk as members of the Finance and Strategy Committee.
5. To elect Mr. Harri Eerik Koponen as Chairman, Mr. Maxim Anipkin and Mr. Evgeny Bystrykh as members of the Remuneration and Nominations Committee.
6. To re-confirm that Mr. Jarkko Armas Veijalainen and Harri Eerik Koponen are independent members of the Board of Directors.
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Notes to EditorsMegaFon PJSC is a leading Russian integrated telecommunication service provider, operating in all segments of the telecommunications markets in Russia, and in the Republics of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and Tajikistan. MegaFon is a recognized market leader in the provision of mobile data services, was the first operator in Russia to launch commercial operation of a third generation (3G) network and was the first operator in the world to launch commercial operation of an LTE-Advanced (4G) data network. MegaFon is traded on the Moscow Exchange under the symbol MFON. Additional information about MegaFon and the products and services provided by MegaFon can be found at http://www.megafon.ruCautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements
Some of the information in this document may contain or refer to projections or other forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial performance of the Company. You can identify forward looking statements by terms such as "expect", "believe", "anticipate", "estimate", "forecast", "intend", "will", "could", "may", or "might" the negative of such terms or other similar expressions. The Company wishes to caution you that these statements are only predictions, and are based upon various assumptions which are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and contingencies, which are difficult or impossible to predict, and are beyond our control. We may not achieve or accomplish these plans or predictions. The Company does not necessarily intend to update these statements to reflect events and circumstances occurring after the date hereof or to reflect the occurrence of unanticipated events. Many factors could cause the actual results to differ materially from those contained in projections or forward-looking statements of the Company, including, among others, general economic conditions, the competitive environment, risks associated with operating in Russia, rapid technological and market change in the industries in which the Company operates, as well as many other risks specifically related to the Company and its business and operations.Statement Regarding Inside Information
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