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Donald Brydon, non-executive director of Amersham, will replace Richard Lapthorne as chairman in May, the company announced. Lapthorne was chairman for four years while Brydon has served in his role since 1997. He is chairman of AXA Investment Managers. Cable & Wireless announced that Lapthorne had accepted the position of non-executive chairman of the telecom concern.

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