Rare opportunity to work in Europe: Major, Lindsey & Africa has been retained on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Corporate Secretary for VEON, located in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. VEON is a $9 billion dollar public international communications and technology company, providing 235 million customers with voice, fixed broadband, data and internet services. VEON has operations in thirteen countries, including Russia, Italy and several countries in Eurasia. VEON is listed on the NASDAQ exchange in the United States and Euronext Amsterdam in the Netherlands, complying with all of the applicable listing and disclosure requirements as a foreign private issuer.
The Corporate Secretary is a highly visible and substantive position with primary responsibility for coordinating all Board matters and meetings. Reporting to the Deputy General Counsel, the Corporate Secretary will attend all Board meetings and provide legal and business counsel on the major issues and strategies of VEON.
The successful candidate will have at least ten years of experience with expertise in public company, governance gained from working at a highly respected law firm and at a public company, preferably as a Corporate Secretary or Assistant Corporate Secretary. He or she should also have an excellent academic record. While the position is not responsible for securities compliance, experience in this area is also preferred.
If you would like to learn more about this opportunity, please send your resume with a short statement of interest to Ron Ciardiello at email@example.com.
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