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CLT-UFA S.A. APPOINTS FRANCESCO COSTADURA AS MANAGING DIRECTOR, RIGHTS TRADING

Luxembourg, 17 December 2003. – CLT-UFA, which is a subsidiary of RTL Group, Europe’s leading broadcaster and content provider, announces the appointment of Francesco Costadura as Managing Director, Rights Trading, as from 1 January 2004. Francesco Costadura is currently Vice President Corporate Strategy at RTL Group, Luxembourg.

In his new role Francesco Costadura will be responsible for CLT-UFA International and the SNC business, as well as other rights trading activities based in Luxembourg.

Francesco Costadura will report to Thomas Rabe, CFO of RTL Group and Head of Corporate Centre and Luxemburgish Activities. Thomas Rabe says: “I am very pleased that Francesco has agreed to accept this new role. In his current position he has successfully contributed to both corporate strategy and major mergers and acquisitions projects. His broad knowledge of the media business and of our group, and his international background, will be beneficial in his new function.“

Francesco has worked in both corporate and operational positions in the media industry in different European countries at Bertelsmann, AOL Europe and RTL Group.


 


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