ANT Names New Chief Finance Officer

3/28/2003 - ANT Limited, a leading provider of browser-based content rendering solutions for TV and consumer electronics, has strengthened its senior management team with the appointment of financial and business specialist Paul Dodd, as Chief Finance Officer. Working closely with Simon Woodward, President & CEO, Dodd will be responsible for all aspects of the company’s financial and administrative management.

“We are delighted to welcome Paul to ANT. His financial and strategic expertise will be of invaluable help to ANT as it continues to grow over the coming years,” said Simon Woodward, CEO & president of ANT Limited. “Paul has the experience to lead the financial development of the company, and to assist the commercial team build and manage the important partnerships that are fundamental to our business.”

“ANT has an excellent global customer and partner base, exciting technology and a visionary strategy,” said Dodd. “I am very much looking forward to the challenge of working with this dynamic, highly focussed commercial organisation.”

Prior to joining ANT, Dodd spent nine years as a partner with the Cambridge office of Ernst & Young, the international accounting and advisory firm. Dodd built the tax practice there into a highly regarded and profitable business, and he was primarily responsible for delivering strategy and the financial success of the division. He also introduced major new clients and substantial fees to the company as a whole.

Dodd read law at Liverpool University and qualified as a chartered accountant before going on to take senior management positions with Schlumberger and The Plessey Company.

About ANT Limited
ANT Limited ( is a leading provider of browser-based content rendering solutions for TV, DVD and other consumer electronic devices. ANT’s solution includes a browser, software architecture and user interface toolkit that enable OEMs, service providers and network operators to provide highly compelling interactive content and services to the consumer. ANT’s software can be integrated quickly into any platform and operating system, and has been implemented into a wide range of interactive TV and digital entertainment devices around the world. Current customers include Thomson Multimedia, OpenGlobe, Pace Micro Technology, Philips Semiconductor, HUMAX and Sagem.

ANT, the ANT logo, Fresco and SimplEmail are all trademarks or registered trademarks of ANT Limited.

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