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Technicolor Names Boris Teksler as Head of Its Technology Business Segment

June 17, 2013 - PARIS

Technicolor (Euronext Paris: TCH), a worldwidetechnology leader in the media and entertainment sector, announces thatit has appointed Boris Teksler as President of its Technology Group whichincludes Intellectual Property & Licensing and the company's worldclass Research & Innovation activities. He joins Technicolor's ExecutiveCommittee and his appointment reinforces Technicolor's commitment tocreate and deliver exciting new experiences for consumers in theaters,homes, and on-the-go, and pursue the exploitation of its IP assets.

Teksler, most recently spent four years at Apple as head of PatentLicensing & Strategy. Prior to Apple, he spent 16 years at Hewlett-Packard,most recently as a co-founder of HP's Intellectual Property LicensingBusiness. He also held a variety of senior management roles in research& development, marketing and general management. As a 20-year veteranof Silicon Valley, he has acquired extensive experience incommercializing technologies and Intellectual Property. He holds a degreein Computer Science from the University of California, Davis.

"Boris Teksler is a skilled executive with a unique combination ofskills including protecting intellectual assets and driving focusedinnovation to commercial success," said Frederic Rose, Chief ExecutiveOfficer at Technicolor. "The Technology Group is tasked withextending our licensing growth and Teksler's experience in mobilelicensing makes him well suited for the position."

Following this appointment, Beatrix de Russé, who has headedTechnicolor's worldwide Intellectual property and licensing sinceFebruary 2004, will be proposed as Observer to the Board, so that thecompany may continue to benefit from her competencies in technology andintellectual property.

About Technicolor:

Technicolor, a worldwide technology leader in the media andentertainment sector, is at the forefront of digital innovation. Our worldclass research and innovation laboratories enable us to lead the marketin delivering advanced video services to content creators anddistributors. We also benefit from an extensive intellectual propertyportfolio focused on imaging and sound technologies, based on athriving licensing business. Our commitment: supporting the delivery ofexciting new experiences for consumers in theaters, homes and on-the-go.Euronext Paris: TCH

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