ROSH HA’AYIN, Israel--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Partner Communications Company Ltd. ("Partner" or "the Company") (NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR), a leading Israeli mobile communications operator, reports the following changes in the Company's Board of Directors:
1. The Company's Board of Directors approved today the appointment of Mr. Sumeet Jaisinghani as a member to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Jaisinghani was nominated by S.B. Israel Telecom Ltd., the Company's principal shareholder. In accordance with the Company's Articles of Association and applicable law, Mr. Jaisinghani shall serve in office until the coming Annual General Meeting of shareholders of the Company.
Mr. Jaisinghani served as a director in the Company during the years 2013 – 2016. Mr. Jaisinghani is a managing director of Saban Capital Group, Inc. (“SCG”) and is responsible for SCG’s principal investment activities in Asia-Pacific. In addition to being on the Board of Directors of Partner, Mr. Jaisinghani is a member of the Board of Directors of Celestial Tiger Entertainment Ltd. Mr. Jaisinghani holds a B.S. in finance and management, with high distinction, from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.
2. The Company received a notice from Mr. Fred Gluckman, who served as a director in the Company on behalf of S.B. Israel Telecom Ltd., with respect to his resignation from the Company's Board of Directors, effective May 24, 2018.
Mr. Gluckman's resignation is not related to circumstances that require to be brought to the attention of the Company's securities holders.
About Partner Communications
Partner Communications Company Ltd. is a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications services (cellular, fixed-line telephony, internet and television services). Partner’s ADSs are quoted on the NASDAQ Global Select Market™ and its shares are traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (NASDAQ and TASE: PTNR).
For more information about Partner, see: http://www.partner.co.il/en/Investors-Relations/lobby