NEWS29 January 2016

Paul Walsh appointed chairman of Chime Communications

News People UK

UK – Sport, entertainment and comms group Chime Communications has made Paul Walsh its chairman.

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Walsh (pictured) is a former chief executive of Diageo and is taking over from Lord Davies who stepped down as chairman of the board. The changes follow US private equity group Providence Equity buying Chime in October 20105.

Walsh is also chairman of Compass and Avanti Communications. He said: “I have a long standing relationship with Chime and I am particularly pleased to be joining at such an exciting time.”