Swire Pacific Chairman John Slosar to Retire in July, Be Replaced by Merlin Swire

02/08/18 04:53 AM EST
   By Chester Yung 

Swire Pacific Ltd. (0019.HK) Thursday said Chairman John Slosar will retire, effective July 1, and be replaced by Merlin Swire, a company director.

The company said Mr. Slosar, 61 years old, will also step down as chairman of its listed units Swire Properties Ltd. (1972.HK) and Hong Kong Aircraft Engineering Co. Ltd. (0044.HK) from July this year. But he will remain chairman and a director of Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd. (0293.HK), a listed associated company of Swire Pacific.

Swire Pacific said Mr. Swire, 44, will also succeed Mr. Slosar as chairman of Swire Properties and HAECO.


Write to Chester Yung at chester.yung@wsj.com


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February 08, 2018 04:53 ET (09:53 GMT)

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