News | 04/30/2001 4:00 am EDT
Nortel Networks Corp has appointed Lynton (Red) Wilson as the company’s non-executive chair of the board of directors. Wilson replaces Frank Carlucci who did not stand for re-election after having reached the retirement age. Carlucci had served in this capacity since March 2000. Wilson has been a director of the company since March 2000 and of Nortel Networks Ltd since 1991. He is chair of the board of directors of CAE Inc. Wilson had also worked at BCE Inc where he once served as chair and CEO. He is also a director of DailmerChrysler AG, Imperial Oil Ltd and Ontario Power Generation Inc.