TIM PARTICIPAÇÕES S.A
Notice to the Market
TIM Participações announces its new CEO
Rio de Janeiro, June 18th , 2009 – TIM Participações S.A. ("Company") (BOVESPA: TCSL3, and TCSL4; and NYSE: TSU), which retains direct control of TIM Celular S.A. and indirect control of TIM Nordeste S.A., providing telecommunication services nationwide, hereby informs its shareholders, the market in general and other interested parties that:
In reference to the Board of Directors' Meeting held on January 19th of 2009, in which the members of the Board appointed Mr. Luca Luciani as Chief Executive Officer of the Company, in light of the resignation of Mr. Mario Cesar Pereira de Araujo, the Company announces that it has been provided with all the necessary authorizations by the competent authorities for the effective investiture of Mr. Luca Luciani in said position.
As a result, Mr. Luca Luciani will exercise the position of Chief Executive Officer.
Rio de Janeiro, June 18th, 2009
CFO and Investor Relations Officer