Vodafone Plc

Announcement

Press Release   •   Nov 02, 2010 15:18 GMT

Doha, 02 November, 2010: Vodafone Qatar sadly announces the passing of its Chief Executive Officer, Grahame Maher.

The whole Vodafone family including its Board of Directors and employees extend their condolences to his wife Jenny Maher, to his daughters Jessica and Kate, and to his wider family.

Chief Financial Officer and Member of the Board of Directors, John Tombleson will step in as Acting Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Qatar.

Grahame came to Qatar in 2008 to set-up Vodafone Qatar with the purpose of making a world of difference for all the people in Qatar.

Grahame himself made a difference to the lives of everyone he touched. He was a great CEO, coach, mentor, and friend. We will all sorely miss his inspiration and vision, his passion and energy, and his love for all the people he worked with.

Condolences will be held at the W Hotel on 3rd, 4th, and 5th November from 6 pm to 9 pm.

About Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C.
Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C. ("Vodafone Qatar") is the holder of the Second Public Mobile and Fixed Telecommunications Networks and Services License in the State of Qatar.

Vodafone Qatar’s purpose is to “Make a World of Difference for All People in Qatar” by aiming to become “the most admired company in Qatar.” 
Please visit www.vodafone.com.qa for more details.

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Lana Khachan 
E-mail: lana.khachan@vodafone.com