UNITED UTILITIES GROUP PLC
14 JUNE 2019
United Utilities announces departure of Chief Operating Officer
United Utilities Group PLC announces that after more than 14 years with the company, Steve Fraser, Chief Operating Officer, is leaving the business to become Chief Executive of Cadent Gas Limited. Steve will leave United Utilities later this year on a date to be confirmed.
Steve Mogford, United Utilities Chief Executive, said: "I would like to thank Steve for the significant contribution he has made to the operational progress we have made and for developing a strong and talented leadership team beneath him. He leaves us at a time when we are finishing this current five year regulatory period in a strong position and are well placed for the next, having received fast track status in Ofwat's assessment of our 2020-2025 business plan".
'On behalf of myself and the Board, we wish Steve well with his new role.'
United Utilities contacts:
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Simon Gardiner, Company Secretary
+44 (0) 1925 237071
Gaynor Kenyon, Corporate Affairs Director
+44 (0) 1925 237025
Rob Lee, Head of Investor Relations
+44 (0) 1925 237033
Classification - Directorate change
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