Company Announcements

Appointment of Non-Executive Director

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Speedy Hire PLC
15 May 2019

Speedy Hire Plc

("Speedy", "the Company" or "the Group")


Appointment of Non-Executive Director


Speedy, the UK's leading tools, equipment and plant hire services company, operating across the construction, infrastructure and industrial markets, is pleased to announce the appointment of Rhian Bartlett as a Non-Executive Director of the Company with effect from 1 June 2019. She will also serve as a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nomination Committees of the Board.


Rhian Bartlett is currently Customer and Digital Director at Screwfix Direct, a Kingfisher plc Group company, having previously held the position of Commercial Director. Prior to Screwfix Ms Bartlett was Director UK Trading at eBay, held various positions with J Sainsbury plc (including Business Unit Director and Head of On-line Merchandising) and was a Category Manager and Head of Online Marketing at Homebase.


No other information is required to be disclosed pursuant to paragraph LR 9.6.13 R of the Listing Rules in relation to Rhian Bartlett's appointment to the Board of the Company.


Mr David Shearer, Chairman, commented:


"Rhian has extensive digital trading, commercial and multi-site experience and is joining Speedy at a time when we are further developing our digital platform and presence. Her skills will be invaluable in this area and I am delighted to welcome her to the Board."





Speedy Hire Plc                                                                                 Tel: 01942 720000

David Shearer, Chairman

Russell Down, Chief Executive


MHP Communications                                          

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Oliver Hughes


Andrew Jaques



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