BELLWAY PLC: Directorate Change
BELLWAY p.l.c. (the "Company")
Appointment of Non-Executive Directors
The Company is pleased to announce the appointments of Denise Jagger and Paul Hampden-Smith as independent non-executive directors of the Company with effect from 1 August 2013.
Denise Jagger, a lawyer, was appointed a non-executive director on 1 August 2013. Denise has been a partner at Eversheds LLP since 2004, and is a non-executive director of the British Olympic Association. Prior to joining Eversheds she was Company Secretary and General Counsel at ASDA Wal-Mart from 1993 to 2004. Her previous non-executive directorships include Redrow plc (2007 - 2009) and SCS Upholstery plc (2005 - 2008).
Paul Hampden-Smith, a Chartered Accountant, was Group Finance Director of Travis Perkins plc from 1996 until his retirement in February 2013, having worked for Travis Perkins since 1988. He is Chairman of the Audit Committee and non-executive director of Pendragon PLC. Between 2009 and 2012 he was a non-executive director and Chairman of the Audit Committee of Redrow plc.
There is no other information to be disclosed in accordance with LR 9.6.13 points (1) to (6) in respect of either of these appointments, and at the date of this notification neither Ms Jagger nor Mr Hampden-Smith hold any shares in the Company.
Name of contact and telephone number for queries:
Kevin Wrightson Group Company Secretary Bellway p.l.c. Tel: 0191 217 0717
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