SOURCE: COLT Telecom Group plc

April 22, 2005 08:08 ET

COLT TELECOM - COMPANY SECRETARY CHANGE

London -- (MARKET WIRE) -- April 22, 2005 --22 April 2005

                  COLT APPOINTS COMPANY SECRETARY

COLT Telecom Group plc today announced that it has appointed Caroline Griffin Pain as Company Secretary. Caroline joins COLT from Radianz where she was Company Secretary having previously held senior management positions at Antfactory and Rea Brothers Group plc.

About COLT

COLT is one of the leading European providers of business communications. COLT specialises in providing data, voice and managed services to midsize and major businesses and wholesale customers. It has more than 50,000 customers across all industry sectors. COLT owns and operates a 13-country, 20,000km network that includes metropolitan area networks in 32 major European cities with direct fibre connections into 10,000 buildings and 12 COLT data centres.

COLT Telecom Group plc is listed on the London Stock Exchange (CTM.L) and NASDAQ (COLT). Information about COLT and its services can be found at www.colt.net


For further information contact:

COLT Telecom Group plc

Luke Glass
Director Corporate Communications
Email: luke.glass@colt.net
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7390 3681

Gill Maclean
Head of Corporate Communications
Email: gill.maclean@colt.net
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7863 5314

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