Yule Catto & Co. YULC Directorate Change

  Yule Catto & Co. (YULC) - Directorate Change

RNS Number : 9877N
Yule Catto & Co PLC
05 October 2012

5 October 2012

                             Yule Catto & Co plc


                              Directorate change


      Appointment of Jinya Chen as an Independent Non-executive Director

Yule Catto & Co  plc ("Yule Catto"  or the "Company")  is pleased to  announce 
that Jinya Chen  has today joined  the Board as  an Independent  Non-executive 

Jinya was born and educated in  China, graduating in economics, and earning  a 
Master's degree in  law. After qualifying  as a US  attorney, Jinya spent  7 
years at a Michigan  law firm then12  years working in a  series of legal  and 
operational roles for General Motors  and Delphi Corporation in China.  Jinya 
joined Alcoa Inc. (a leading aluminium producer)  in 2007, where he is now  a 
corporate Vice President  after several  years as President  of the  company's 
Asia Pacific  operations.  He  is also  a  board  member of  China  Zhong  Nan 

Commenting on the appointment Neil Johnson, Chairman, said:

"I am delighted  that Jinya  has joined the  Yule Catto  Board. Jinya's  broad 
expertise in Asia, and particularly in China, will be of great value to Yule
Catto as we continue to develop our business in this region. We look forward
to working with Jinya and benefitting from his advice."

There are no details to be notified  under Listing Rule 9.6.13 in relation  to 
Mr Chen's appointment.


Yule Catto

Adrian Whitfield, Chief Executive   Tel: 01279 442791

Pendomer Tel:
0203 603 5220

Charles Armitstead 

Rosie Oddy

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