Centrica Half-Year 2014 Results - Interviews with Senior Executives

     Centrica Half-Year 2014 Results - Interviews with Senior Executives

  PR Newswire

  LONDON, July 31, 2014

LONDON, July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

Centrica plc, theintegrated energy company, has undertaken a series of video
interview with the senior management team to coincide with the release of the
interim results.

Rick Haythornthwaite outlines the work he has undertaken since taking up his
position as Chairman, with a focus on improving stakeholder relations. He says
that "it's essential to get underneath the fundamental question of what does
responsible capitalism look like in the energy sector today" and welcomes the
CMA market assessment as an opportunity for the facts to be independently

Sam Laidlaw, CEO, admits that it has been a 'difficult' half, with the warm
weather in the UK and extremely cold weather in the US working against the
business. He talks through the programmes that are in place targeting a return
to growth in 2015. As his retirement approaches he also reflects on how much
Centrica has transformed since he took up his role in 2006.

Assessing the financial performance Group FD, Nick Luff, updates on guidance
as well as explaining the reasons for the asset disposals.

Further interviews with Chris Weston, Managing Director, International
Downstream and Mark Hanafin, Managing Director, International Upstream discuss
performance in British Gas, Centrica Energy and Direct Energy.

The interview and transcript are available now on
http://video.merchantcantos.com .

MerchantCantos produces in-depth interviews, documentaries and webcasts with
senior company executives. If you would like to contact us, please email
prnsupport@merchantcantos.com or phone +44-207-936-1352.
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