Avanti strengthens its board

Avanti Communications has announced that Alan Paul Harper has joined the board as a non-executive director.

Harper is chairman of Azuri Technologies and Gigabit Fibre, a non-executive director at MTN, and a leading figure in the mobile network industry for both the UK and Africa.

He co-founded Eaton Towers in 2008, a leading telecom tower company and held the position of chief executive officer until early 2015.

At 9:37am: (LON:AVN) Avanti Communications Group PLC share price was 0p at 11.75p