CHICAGO, Feb. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- SIRVA, Inc., a Clayton, Dubilier & Rice portfolio company, has appointed Robert J. Dellinger, Sprint Corporation's executive vice president and chief financial officer, to its eight-member Board of Directors. SIRVA is a fast-growing and innovative global relocation services company. "Bob is an exceptionally strong addition to our Board," said Brian Kelley, SIRVA's president and chief executive officer. "We recognize the important role of an independent, engaged and experienced Board of Directors. Bob's financial acumen, global business experience and high integrity value are a terrific fit for our Company." Since June 2002, Dellinger has been executive vice president and chief financial officer of Sprint Corporation, a $27 billion global communications company serving more than 26 million business and residential customers in over 70 countries. Prior to joining Sprint, Dellinger spent 19 years with General Electric in a variety of positions. Most recently, he was president and chief executive officer of GE Frankona Re where he was responsible for GE's Employers Reinsurance Corporation European operations, which has revenues of $3.7 billion and 1,300 employees across Europe. During his GE tenure, Dellinger also was chief financial officer for GE ERC, GE Motors, GE Plastics Pacific and GE Superabrasives. He graduated from Ohio Wesleyan University with a BA in economics and a minor in accounting, and is a member of the Financial Executives Institute. Dellinger has served on numerous GE Plastics and GE ERC boards of directors in Europe, Asia and the U.S., and currently is on the boards of directors of several wholly owned subsidiaries of Sprint. About SIRVA, Inc. SIRVA, Inc., 81% owned by a Clayton, Dubilier & Rice-managed fund, is a fast-growing and innovative global relocation services business. It is the industry's largest worldwide relocation and moving services company and a leader in logistics for integrated high-value products. SIRVA companies include established global brands such as SIRVA Relocation, Allied Van Lines, northAmerican Van Lines, Pickfords (in the U.K.), Allied Pickfords (in Europe, Australia, New Zealand and Asia), TransGuard, and northAmerican Logistics. SIRVA has operations in 36 countries, with more than 7,000 associates and more than 1,700 independent agents. Its revenues in 2002 were approximately $2.2 billion. More information about SIRVA can be found on the Company's Web site at www.sirva.com.
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