Company Announcements

Confirmation of Board Changes

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Watkin Jones plc
13 October 2021



For immediate release

13 October 2021



Watkin Jones plc

('Watkin Jones' or the 'Group')


Confirmation of Board Changes


Further to the announcement on 19 July 2021, Watkin Jones plc (AIM:WJG) confirms the following changes to its Board of Directors.


Following an orderly handover, Alan Giddins, Non-executive Director, has assumed the role of Chair and Grenville Turner has retired from the Board, both with effect from 12 October 2021.


Sarah Sergeant joined the Board on 6 October 2021 as Chief Financial Officer Designate. Phil Byrom, Chief Financial Officer, will step down from the Board after a suitable handover period.


For further information:

Watkin Jones plc


Richard Simpson, Chief Executive Officer

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3617 4453

Phil Byrom, Chief Financial Officer




Peel Hunt LLP (Nominated Adviser & Joint Corporate Broker)


Tel: +44 (0) 20 7418 8900

Mike Bell / Ed Allsopp




Jefferies Hoare Govett (Joint Corporate Broker)


Tel: +44 (0) 20 7029 8000

Max Jones / Will Soutar





Media enquiries:



Henry Harrison-Topham / Richard Oldworth

Jamie Hooper / Steph Whitmore


Tel: +44 (0) 20 7466 5000


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