|Press release||Saint-Denis, 26 april 2016|
Jean Raby appointed SFR Group Chief Financial Officer
Jean Raby is joining SFR Group as CFO.
Before being appointed Chief Financial Officer of SFR Group, Jean Raby was Chief Financial & Legal Officer of Alcatel-Lucent. Prior to that Jean enjoyed a 16-year career in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman Sachs, being appointed a partner in 2004 and subsequently holding functions of co-CEO and then CEO of Investment Banking in France, Belgium and Luxembourg from 2006 to 2010, and CEO of Investment Banking in Russia and the CIS (including co-CEO of Goldman Sachs' Moscow office) from 2011 to the end of 2012. During his career at Goldman Sachs, Jean advised French and international clients on financing transactions on the international capital markets, on mergers and acquisitions, and on restructurings. From 1989 to 1992 Jean was an associate attorney for Sullivan & Cromwell in New York, before moving to the law firms Paris office where he was based from 1992 to 1996. Born in Canada, Jean holds a LLB from Laval University (Quebec), a MPhil in International Relations from the University of Cambridge, and a LLMrom Harvard Law School. Jean was admitted to the New York Bar in 1988.
About SFR - www.sfr.com
A global operator, SFR holds prime positions in all of France's telecommunications market segments, from consumer to B-to-B, local authorities and wholesale. Being the sole owner of its infrastructures, the Group pairs two powerful networks and, thanks to its investments, SFR aims to rapidly extend its fiber and 4G coverage to every corner of the country whilst offering optimal service quality.
Building on from the existing top-tier fiber optics network and a leading mobile network, SFR aims to create the nation's new leader in the combined broadband and mobile markets.
SFR offers a comprehensive range of Internet-access, fixed-line, mobile and audiovisual services.
SFR is also an expert for solutions in the fields of unified communications, Internet of Things and cloud computing for businesses.
On the Consumer segment, the Group operates under the SFR and RED by SFR brands.
On the B-to-B segment, it operates under the SFR Business brand, serving over 190,000 companies.
The Group serves 21.9 million mobile customers and 6.4 million households subscribing to broadband services.
Listed on Euronext Paris (Euronext NUM) and owned by Altice group (78%), the Group posted turnover of €11 billion in 2015 and gathers a total of 14,500 men and women.
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