11 March 2009
UTV MEDIA PLC APPOINTS NORMAN MCKEOWN AS GROUP FINANCE DIRECTOR
The board of UTV Media plc is pleased to announce the appointment of Norman
McKeown as Group Finance Director. He takes up the position with immediate
effect. Norman joined UTV in November 2008 as Group Finance Director
A graduate of Queen's University Belfast, Mr McKeown qualified as a Chartered
Accountant with Coopers & Lybrand in Belfast. Over a ten year period he held a
number of senior finance positions with Bass plc in Northern Ireland, Scotland
and England. Subsequently, he worked for Scottish & Newcastle plc in Edinburgh
for three years before taking the role of Group Finance Director with Lamont
Holdings plc based in Belfast.
In 2000 Mr McKeown joined Sepha Ltd, a manufacturer of pharmaceutical packaging
equipment as Finance Director. He led a management buy-out in 2005 and was then
appointed Managing Director.
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