Stephen Pusey steps down from VEON Board
Amsterdam, 15 July 2021 – VEON Ltd. (NASDAQ: VEON, Euronext Amsterdam: VEON), a leading global provider of connectivity and internet services, today announced that Stephen Pusey has stepped down as a director from the VEON Board (the “Board”). Mr. Pusey, who has been on the Board since June 2020, will be focusing on other commitments. Gennady Gazin, Chairman of the Board, said: “We thank Steve, who is a recognized leader in the industry, for his many valuable contributions to the Company.” The Board intends to fill the vacancy created and this will be announced in due course.
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VEON is a NASDAQ and Euronext Amsterdam-listed global provider of connectivity and internet services. For more information visit: www.veon.com
VEONInvestor RelationsNik Kershaw