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INM appoint chairman after Dr Hillery retires

Belfast Telegraph parent company Independent News & Media PLC has announced the retirement of the firm's chairman Dr Brian Hillery.

James Osborne succeeds Dr Hillery as the company's chairman from Monday following an independent search conducted by Lamarck Limited, a specialist London-based search and advisory firm.

Mr Osborne is a former Managing Partner of A&L Goodbody Solicitors.