Retirement of Non-Executive Director
(London – 20 December 2007) International Power announces
the retirement of Mr Adri Baan (65) from the Board with effect from
31 December 2007.
Adri Baan became a Non-Executive Director of the Company in June
2002 and has chaired the Remuneration Committee since 2003. He was
previously CEO of Philips Consumer Electronics and a Member of the
Board of Management of Royal Philips Electronics.
Sir Neville Simms, Chairman of International Power said "On
behalf of the Board, I would like to thank Adri for his invaluable
contribution over the last five and a half years and wish him well
for the future."
Notes to Editors:
Note: Mr Baan will be superseded as Chairman of the Remuneration
Committee by Mr John Roberts.
For further information please contact:
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7320 8869
Telephone: +44 (0)20 7320 8622
About International Power
International Power plc is a leading independent electricity
generating company with 30,807 MW gross (18,935 MW net) in
operation and 2,224 MW gross (549 MW net) under construction.
International Power also has desalination capabilities with 288
MIGD gross (67 MIGD net) in operation and 235 MIGD gross (68 MIGD
net) under construction. International Power has power plants in
operation or under construction in Australia, the United States of
America, the United Kingdom, France, Germany, the Czech Republic,
the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal, Spain, Turkey, Bahrain, Oman,
Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Indonesia, Pakistan, Puerto Rico and
Thailand. International Power is listed on the London Stock
Exchange with ticker symbol IPR. Company website: