Reckitt FD takes on new roles

Reckitt Benckiser chief financial officer Colin Day has been appointed a
non-exec on two FTSE 100 companies

Day, 50, has been CFO at Reckitt since 2000, and is to take up new jobs on
Imperial Tobacco and WPP, it was announced today.

Derek Bonham, Imperial Tobacco Group chairman, said: ‘I am delighted to
welcome someone of Colin’s stature to the Board. Colin joins us with extensive
international experience in the FMCG arena and is a great addition to our team.’

The job at WPP will be a return to the media arena for Day, who was once
finance director of Aegis, the media communications and market research

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