Mr. Jan Prising New Member of the Board of Glocalnet

Mr. Jan Prising New Member of the Board of Glocalnet Stockholm, Sweden-August 9, 1999 - Mr. Jan Prising was elected as a new Member of the Board at an Extraordinary Shareholders meeting held today. Mr. Jan Prising is a member of the Executive Board for one of Europe's largest equity funds, Compass Partners, and is a strategic advisor for Compass Partners International Strategic Advisory in London and New York. He has previously been President of Whirlpool Europe and the Saba Group, as well as a member of the Management Team of the Ratos and Electrolux Groups. Since 1992, he has worked as an advisor to a large number of international companies and equity funds. He is also active as a private investor in different emerging companies in Europe. Glocalnet AB's stock is listed on the Reuters page of Aragon, a Swedish investment bank and is a next-generation telecommunications company. The Company markets its services together with local marketing partners such as Birka Energi, with which Glocalnet has close cooperation. Glocalnet's headquarters are located in Stockholm, Sweden. For further information please contact: Mr. Stefan Krook Chief Executive Officer Glocalnet AB P.O. Box 6896 SE-113 86 Stockholm Visiting address: Västmannagatan 44 A Tel: +46 8 566 34 100 Fax: +46 8 566 34 141 E-mail: Home page: ------------------------------------------------------------ Please visit for further information The following files are available for download: