Nicolas Jaeger, deputy CEO and CFO of Iliad Group, passes away
Via Iliad Group
Jan 17, 2024
The iliad Group is devastated to announce that Nicolas Jaeger, the Group’s CFO and Deputy Chief Executive Officer, passed away suddenly on Monday evening. We address our heartfelt condolences and support to his wife, Anne, his three children and all of his family. Nicolas joined the iliad Group in 2007 as Head of Investor Relations and was subsequently appointed Group Treasurer in 2011. He became Chief Financial Officer in 2018 and then Deputy Chief Executive Officer in 2021. He was one of the driving forces behind our Group’s growth, particularly internationally. He was also a member of the Boards of Directors of Millicom, TRM, IFT, and Play in Poland. The executives and all the teams at the iliad Group wish to express their gratitude for Nicolas’ unique and valued contribution to the Group’s development. Each and every one of us in France, Italy and Poland today pay tribute to the executive, colleague and friend that we have lost. Xavier Niel, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Thomas Reynaud, CEO of the iliad Group, said: “We were stunned and devastated to learn about Nicolas’ passing yesterday evening. He was kind, considerate, and principled and lived life to the fullest, driven by an incredible strength, energy and sense of creativity that inspired everyone around him. He was happy and freespirited at Free and within the iliad Group as a whole. All of our thoughts are with his family and friends at such a tragic time.”
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