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Orascom Telecom: Anthony Lacavera to step down as CEO of WIND Mobile Canada

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Cairo, Egypt - January 21, 2013, Cairo, Egypt - Orascom Telecom Holding announced the acquisition of WIND Mobile and transition of WIND's CEO and chairman Anthony Lacavera to honorary chair.

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Mr. Lacavera will remain WIND Mobile’s chairman and chief executive officer until closing of the acquisition and will continue in a non-operational capacity as WIND Mobile Canada’s honorary chair.

Mr. Lacavera founded Globalive in 1998, and he also co-founded Wind Mobile in 2008. He was named CEO of the Year in Canada for 2010 by the Globe and Mail’s Report on Business Magazine and was named one of Canada’s Top 40 Under 40 in 2006. He co-produced the award-winning Cat on a Hot Tin Roof in London in 2010.

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