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Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun steps down from the Board of Directors of Eutelsat Communications

Press release   •   Jun 12, 2017 07:45 CEST

Paris, 12 June 2017 - Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) announces that Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun will step down from its Board of Directors with immediate effect to comply with regulations governing the plurality of offices.

I have very much enjoyed my years as a member of the Board of Eutelsat, a world leader in the satellite operator industry. I am convinced Eutelsat will continue to serve its customers and shareholders successfully and energetically”, said Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun.

I thank Miriem for the high quality input she has provided as a member of our Board and wish her good luck with her new projects”, said Michel de Rosen, Chairman of the Board of Eutelsat Communications.

A replacement for Miriem Bensalah Chaqroun will be proposed at the next Annual General Meeting in November 2017.

About Eutelsat Communications

Established in 1977, Eutelsat Communications (Euronext Paris: ETL, ISIN code: FR0010221234) is one of the world's leading and most experienced operators of communications satellites. The company provides capacity on 39 satellites to clients that include broadcasters and broadcasting associations, pay-TV operators, video, data and Internet service providers, enterprises and government agencies.

Eutelsat’s satellites provide ubiquitous coverage of Europe, the Middle East, Africa, Asia-Pacific and the Americas, enabling video, data, broadband and government communications to be established irrespective of a user’s location.

Headquartered in Paris, with offices and teleports around the globe, Eutelsat represents a workforce of 1,000 men and women from 37 countries who are experts in their fields and work with clients to deliver the highest quality of service.

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