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Trinity Mirror Plc

Trinity Mirror Plc

Sector: Newspapers: Publishing Or Publishing And Printing Region: United Kingdom


: | London Stock Exchange: TNI | OTC Markets: TNMRY | London Stock Exchange: TNI


Similar to: Belo Corp., Glacier Media, Inc., Gannett Co., Inc.

Trinity Mirror Plc publishes newspapers and magazines in the United Kingdom. The company operates through four business segments: Publishing, Printing, Specialist Digital and Central. The Publishing segment publishes paid for national titles and paid for and free regional titles and operates a portfolio of related digital products. The segment's Key brands include the Daily Mirror, the Sunday Mirror, the Sunday People, the Daily Record, the Sunday Mail, the Liverpool Echo, the Manchester Evening News, the Evening Chronicle and the Birmingham Mail. The Printing segment provides printing services to the publishing segment and to third parties. The Specialist Digital segment includes its digital classified verticals and digital marketing services businesses. The Central segment includes revenue and costs not allocated to the operational divisions and its share of results of associates. The company was founded in September 1999 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.

Executives

Sir Ian Gibson, Chairman
Sir Ian joined the Board of Trinity Mirror and was appointed Chairman in May 2006. He is non-executive Chairman of Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc. In September 2010, Sir Ian was appointed non-executive member of the Public Interest Board for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP. Previously he was President of Nissan Europe and Senior Vice President of Nissan Group. Sir Ian was Chairman of BPB plc, was on the Court of the Bank of England, was Deputy Chairman of Asda Group plc, Senior non-executive director of Northern Rock plc and a non-executive director of GKN plc and Greggs plc.
Vijay Vaghela, Group Finance Director
"Vijay qualified as a chartered accountant and worked in private practice with Deloitte. He joined Mirror Group in 1994 as Internal Auditor. He was subsequently Group Treasurer and then Director of Accounting and Treasury. He was appointed Group Finance Director and joined the Board in May 2003."
Paul Vickers, Secretary & Group Legal Director
"Paul joined the Board in September 1999 having been a director of Mirror Group since 1994. He originally qualified as a barrister and was in private practice at the Bar. He was legal manager of the London Daily News, which he left to join the breakfast television company TV-am where he subsequently became Assistant Managing Director. He was previously a non-executive director of Virgin Radio. Paul is a director of the Press Standards Board of Finance, the body that funds and sets the remit for the PCC. "
Gary Hoffman, Non-Executive Director
Gary joined the Board in March 2005 and has been Senior Independent Director since May 2007. Gary has been appointed as Chief Executive of NBNK Investments plc (effective May 2011). He is a director of Visa Europe. He is the independent non-executive Chair of The Football Foundation. Previously Gary has been Chief Executive of Northern Rock plc, Vice-Chairman of Coventry City Football Club and Group Vice-Chairman and Executive Director of Barclays plc.
Laura Wade-Gery, Non-Executive
Laura joined the Board in August 2006. Laura is executive director, Multi-channel E-commerce at Marks and Spencer plc. Previously Laura has been Chief Executive of Tesco.com, Director of Tesco Bank and Group Strategy Director, Tesco plc. Prior to joining Tesco in 1997, Laura held positions with Gemini Consulting and Kleinwort Benson.
Kathleen O-Donovan, Non-Executive
Kathleen joined the Board in May 2007. She is Chairman of the Audit and Risk Committee. Kathleen is the senior independent director of ARM Holdings plc and is a non-executive director Prudential plc. Previously she was on the Court of the Bank of England and held non-executive directorships at O2 plc and EMI plc. Between 1998 and 2002 she was CFO of Invensys plc, having previously been the Finance Director of its legacy company BTR plc which merged with Siebe plc to create Invensys.
Jane Lighting, Non-Executive
Jane joined the Board as a non-executive director in January 2008 and was appointed Chairman of the Remuneration Committee in 2009. Jane was Chief Executive of Five and of Flextech plc and is a Trustee and Fellow of the Royal Television Society and Council Member of the British Screen Advisory Council. Jane was appointed as a non-executive director of Paddy Power plc in September 2009
David Grigson, Non-Executive Director and Chairman Designate
David joined the Board as a non executive director on 1 January 2012 and will succeed Sir Ian Gibson as Chairman on 3 August 2012. David is a Chartered Accountant and is a non-executive director of Standard Life plc, Senior Independent Director and non-executive director at Ocado Group plc, non-executive Chairman at Creston plc, Chairman of Anobii Limited and Director/Trustee of the Dolma Development Fund. Previously, David served as Chief Financial Officer of EMAP plc, Chief Financial Officer of Reuters Group plc and was a non-executive director of Carphone Warehouse Group plc.
Donal Smith, Non-Executive
Donal joined the Board as a non-executive director on 1 March 2012. He is the CEO of Data Explorers and the Chairman of Selerity Inc. Previously while at Thompson Reuters plc, Donal was the CEO of Thomson Financial Europe and Asia. Prior to that, he was the CEO of Financial Times Electronic Publishing and FT.com.

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