WPP PLC (WPP) - Directors' Interests
RNS Number : 0146R
13 November 2012
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE 13 November 2012
WPP PLC ("WPP")
WPP was notified on 12 November 2012 that Sir Martin Sorrell, an executive
director of the Company, acquired 84,314 ordinary shares through the Scrip
Dividend election on certain of his WPP ordinary share holdings. At today's
date, Sir Martin Sorrell and his family interests are interested in or have
rights in 18,089,989 shares (inclusive of the shares he is entitled to receive
pursuant to the awards granted under the Leadership Equity Acquisition Plan in
2004, 2005 and the UK part of the 2006 award and the 2007 award, receipt of
which has been deferred), representing 1.432% of the issued share capital of
WPP plc. The JMMRJ Sorrell Foundation holds 805,936 WPP shares, representing
0.0638% of WPP's issued share capital.
WPP was notified on 12 November 2012 that Mr Mark Read, an executive director
of the Company, acquired 1,100 ordinary shares through the Scrip Dividend
election on his full shareholding. At today's date, Mr Read's beneficial
holding is 108,184 shares, representing 0.0086% of WPP's issued share capital.
The Scrip conversion price on the 2012 First Interim Dividend was £8.565.
Feona McEwan, +44 (0)207 408 2204
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