July 15, 2014 02:00 ET

API Group plc ("API" or the "Group"): Directorate Change

STOCKPORT, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwired - Jul 15, 2014) - Chris Smith has notified the Board of his intention to resign from his position as Group Finance Director to take up a similar role with another listed company. Chris has been with API since 2008 and made a significant contribution to the turnaround of the Group and its restoration to financial health. Whilst disappointed to be losing his services, the Board understands Chris' desire to make the next logical step in his career. He will continue to fulfil all his existing responsibilities prior to departure at the end of the calendar year and a process is being commenced immediately to recruit a successor.

Contact Information

  • For further information:

    API Group plc
    Andrew Turner, Group Chief Executive
    Chris Smith, Group Finance Director
    Tel: +44 (0) 1625 650 334

    Cairn Financial Advisers LLP (Nominated Adviser)
    Tony Rawlinson / Avi Robinson
    Tel: +44 (0) 20 7148 7900

    Numis Securities (Broker)
    James Serjeant
    Tel: +44 (0) 20 7260 1000

    Media enquiries:
    Henry Harrison-Topham / Quincy Allan
    Tel: +44 (0) 20 7398 7710