J.G. Drechsel appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of TMG

During today’s Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders of Telegraaf Media Groep N.V. (TMG) mr J.G. Drechsel has been appointed as a member of the Supervisory Board of TMG.

During the Annual General Meeting the Supervisory Board announced its intention to expand the Supervisory Board with one member. It was indicated that the Central Works Council’s strengthened right of recommendation is applicable to this appointment. Mr Drechsel has been appointed because of his management experience in the international business community. His extensive knowledge in the digital field is regarded as an important addition to the present knowledge level of the Supervisory Board of TMG.

Mr Drechsel is a 52-year-old Dutch national. His present position is CEO of BCD Holdings N.V., an international enterprise amongst others dedicated to providing services in business travel.

Mr Drechsel also holds a position in the Supervisory Boards of TRX (as chairman) and Eneco.