MOSCOW, April 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CTC Media, Inc. ("CTC Media" or the "Company") (Nasdaq:CTCM), Russia's leading independent media company, today announced that Lorenzo Grabau has been appointed as a member and Co-Chairman of CTC Media's Board of Directors, effective upon the closing of the 2013 Annual Meeting of Stockholders to be held on April 30, 2013. Mr. Grabau has been appointed to fill a vacancy being created by the departure from the Board of Hans-Holger Albrecht, whose resignation will be effective as of the close of the Annual Meeting. Mr. Albrecht, formerly CEO of Modern Times Group MTG AB, an affiliate of MTG Russia AB, CTC Media's largest stockholder, will focus on his current role as President and CEO of Millicom International Cellular S.A. Mr. Grabau has been designated for appointment by MTG Russia AB pursuant to a stockholders' agreement among the Company, MTG Russia AB and Telcrest Investments Limited.
CTC Media Announces Proposed Changes To The Company's Board Of Directors
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