KCOM Group PLC (the "Company") today announces that Anna Bielby has been appointed as Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

Anna has been the Company's interim Chief Financial Officer since 1 July 2018 and prior to that appointment held a number of senior roles within KCOM's finance team. Anna is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and was previously a director at PwC.

Anna brings considerable energy, skills and experience to the role and I am looking forward to working with her as we shape a positive future for KCOM.

Graham Sutherland
Chief Executive

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