- R4e, the transatlantic media and entertainment marketing company, has announced the appointment of Sir David Michels as deputy chairman of the company, with immediate effect.

Lord Grade, chairman of R4e, said: 'Sir David's experience and business acumen will be a significant addition to the R4e Board and his appointment is a good indication of the ambition we have for this business. The Board is delighted he has agreed to join R4e, and is looking forward to working with him."

Sir David Michels commented: 'R4e's subsidiaries have long held positions as leaders in theatre marketing in both London and New York underpinned by talented industry practitioners. With the recent management changes that have taken place at R4e, the company now has the potential to use its platform to great effect. I look forward to helping make that happen.'

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