- Telecom giant Vodafone said it had appointed Vivek Badrinath as chief executive of its new European tower company, effective 1 April.

Badrinath was currently CEO of Vodafone's rest of world operations and had previously been deputy CEO of Orange.

The company also announced that it would simplify its management structure with the removal of the rest of world regional organisation.

At 9:29am: [LON:VOD] Vodafone Group PLC share price was -1.06p at 157.44p

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