Baptiest Coopmans

Liberty to install Dutch boss as Ziggo CEO

The board of Dutch cable leader Ziggo has recommended a €35.74 (US$48.71) per share offer by Liberty Global to acquire the 71.5% of the company that it doesn’t already own. Liberty has also said that its current Dutch chief Baptiest Coopmans (pictured) will take over as Ziggo CEO once the deal is complete. Bert Groenewegen […]

Liberty Global makes senior Virgin Media appointment

Liberty Global has named the managing director of UPC Netherlands, Robert Dunn, as Virgin Media’s next chief finance officer. The appointment is due to be made after Liberty completes its buyout of Virgin Media, which is due to happen by the end of the second quarter. Dunn will replace current Virgin CFO Eamonn O’Hare, who […]