He will assume the new position on Nov 11.

Giedrius Dusevicius, board chairman at KN, says the board believes Silenskis was the best candidate who met all selection criteria and the board's expectations.

Ex-Transport Minister Rokas Masiulis, who was KN's CEO until 2014, was also among candidates to lead KN.

Darius Šilenskis
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