Posted on January 25, 2011

Today Vodafone Qatar Q.S.C. (“Vodafone Qatar” or “The Company”) announced that following the meeting of the Board of Directors of Vodafone Qatar (“the Board”) on 11 January 2011, Mrs Alison Wilcox will replace Mr Grahame Maher as a Vodafone Qatar Board member.  Grahame Maher, the former Chief Executive Officer of Vodafone Qatar, passed away on 2 November 2010.

Mrs Wilcox was appointed as a Vodafone and Qatar Foundation LLC representative on the Board in accordance with Article 26.2 of the Company’s Articles of Association.

Mrs Wilcox is Vodafone Group’s Regional HR Director for all Vodafone’s operating companies based in Africa, the Middle East and Asia Pacific.

Vodafone Qatar’s Board members are as follows:

- H.E. Sheikh Abdulrahman Bin Saud al-Thani – Chairman – appointed as member of the Board on 26 June 2008 and as Chairman on 24 August 2008

- H.E. Sheikh Abdullah Bin Hamad Bin Khalifa Al-Thani – appointed 11 January 2011

- Mr Abdulla Bin Nasser Al-Misnad – appointed as member of the Board on  26 May 2009 and as Vice Chairman on 11 January 2011

- Mr Rashid Fahad Al-Naimi – appointed 26 June 2008

- Ms Aysha Mohammed Saad Al-Nuaimi – appointed 26 May 2009

- Mr Nick Read – appointed 9 October 2008

- Mr John Tombleson – appointed 24 August 2008

- Mr Matthew Harrison-Harvey – appointed 26 June 2008

- Mrs Alison Wilcox – appointed 11 January 2011