Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Reshuffles Board After Meeting

LONDON (Alliance News) - Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC said Friday that it ...

Alliance News 14 September, 2018 | 4:35PM
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LONDON (Alliance News) - Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust PLC said Friday that it made several changes to its board following its annual general meeting.

Senior Independent Director Mary Ann Sieghart retired from the board with immediate effect and was replaced by Beatrice Hollond, who was chairman of the audit committee.

The company also appointed Alexandra Mackesy and Penelope Freer as non-executive directors with immediate effect.

Mackesy is currently a non-executive director on the Scottish Oriental Smaller Companies Trust PLC, Murray International Trust PLC and JPMorgan Chinese Investment Trust PLC.

While, Freer currently serves as a non-executive director on the boards of Empresaria Group PLC, Advanced Medical Solutions Group PLC and Crown Place VCT PLC.

Shares in the investment trust closed up 0.5% at 902.00 pence each.

By Elena Cherubini; elenacherubini@alliancenews.com

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Securities Mentioned in Article
Security Name Price Change (%) Morningstar
Rating
JPMorgan Chinese Ord 256.03 GBX -3.02
Murray International Ord 1,124.10 GBX -0.87
Henderson Smaller Companies Ord 922.00 GBX -0.43
Crown Place VCT Ord 30.00 GBX 0.00 -
Scottish Oriental Smaller Cos Ord 956.00 GBX -2.65
Empresaria Group PLC 80.25 GBX -1.53 -
Advanced Medical Solutions Group PLC 323.50 GBX -0.92
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