Patterson steps down from BT

BT Group has announced the departure of chief executive Gavin Patterson.

The telco has begun the search for a replacement and Patterson will remain in post until a successor has been found, most likely in the second half of 2018.

Jan du Plessis, Chairman of BT said: “Gavin has been with BT for just over 14 years and I want to thank him for his contribution to our business during that time, in particular during the almost five years that he has served as Chief Executive.

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