TIM PARTICIPAÇÕES S.A.
CNPJ/MF Nº 02.558.115/0001-21
NIRE 33 300 276 963
TIM Participações S.A. ("Company") (BOVESPA: TIMP3, and NYSE: TSU), hereby discloses that, according to the minutes of the meeting of the Board of Directors held on May 14th, 2012, the Board of Directors met today and approved the indication for election of Mr. Andrea Mangoni to the position of Chief Executive Officer of TIM Celular S.A., a wholly owned subsidiary of the Company.
Mr. Andrea Mangoni accumulates the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Telecom Italia S.p.A., indirect controlling shareholder of the Company.
Rio de Janeiro, July 19th, 2012.
Investor Relations Officer