AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS -- (Marketwire) -- 12/13/11 -- LBi International N.V. (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: LBI), the world's largest independent marketing and technology agency with offices in 16 countries, today announces that Ms Nazo Moosa, representing LBi Class A Shareholder The Carlyle Group (Carlyle), has resigned as member of LBi's Supervisory Board since she has left Carlyle.
Carlyle wishes to appoint Dr Robert Easton in place of Ms Moosa as member of the Supervisory Board as per 12 December 2011 in accordance with article 22.2 of LBi's articles of association. Dr Easton is a global partner of The Carlyle Group and co-heads Carlyle Europe Technology Partners, the firms' EUR 520 million European growth capital fund. During his 11 years tenure at Carlyle, he has had multiple Board memberships of Carlyle portfolio companies and been responsible for investments in a wide variety of sectors, including technology. In addition, in 2012, Dr Easton will be Chairman of the British Venture Capital Association, the UK's private equity trade association.
The Supervisory Board and the Management Board of LBi would like to thank Ms Moosa for her valuable contribution to the company.
About LBi International
LBi International (EURONEXT AMSTERDAM: LBI) is the world's largest independent marketing and technology agency, blending insight, media, creativity and technical expertise to create value for brands. Headquartered in Amsterdam (the Netherlands), We have operations in 16 countries and a staff of approximately 1,900 digital technology and marketing experts. As a marketing and technology agency, we offer services to brands (clients) to help them engage with their customers through digital channels across a wide spectrum of their points of engagement, from initial awareness of the brand, through direct interaction with the services or products offered by the brand, to on-going relationships with the brand. We offer a suite of services that are designed to help companies attract, engage and manage customers, more effectively. This full service offering combines analytical, direct marketing and digital competences, which means that we are able to develop big creative ideas in the digital space, build and manage complex transactional websites, run complex CRM programmes and even handle the media buying, planning and electronic public relations for blue chip companies.
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LBi International N.V.
Joop Geesinkweg 209 | 1096 AV Amsterdam | The Netherlands
P.O. Box 94829 | 1090 GV Amsterdam | The Netherlands
Company registration no. 30277334
Change in LBi Supervisory Board: http://hugin.info/86897/R/1571103/488629.pdf
Chairman of the Supervisory Board
LBi International N.V.
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