SOURCE: COLT Telecom Group plc

March 03, 2006 02:32 ET

Colt Telecom Group PLC announces Management change Germany

London -- (MARKET WIRE) -- March 3, 2006 --

Resignation of Managing Director for Germany

COLT Telecom Group plc today announced that Wolfgang Essig, managing director
for COLT in Germany has decided to leave the company with immediate effect.
Detlef Spang, COLT's managing director for sales and marketing, will take up the
role on an interim basis.

Jean-Yves Charlier, CEO commented: "On behalf of everyone at COLT I would like
to thank Wolfgang for the contribution he has made in developing our business in
Germany as the organisation has gone through a period of major change. We wish
him well for the future."


COLT Telecom Group plc
Luke Glass
Director Corporate Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7390 3681

Gill Maclean
Head of Corporate Communications
Tel: +44 (0) 20 7863 5314

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