Chris Eadie appointed as Finance Director
Rose Petroleum plc, the AIM-listed (Ticker: ROSE) natural resources company, is pleased to announce that Chris Eadie has been appointed to the Board of the Company as Finance Director with immediate effect.
Having qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PricewaterhouseCoopers ("PWC"), Chris has subsequently had over 17 years of post-qualification finance experience and gained a wealth of capital market experience working across a wide variety of sectors and geographies. After leaving PWC, Chris held a number of senior finance roles at Cable and Wireless plc, following which he joined AIM-listed Aurum Mining plc ("Aurum") as Finance Director. Chris will continue to be involved with Aurum on a part-time basis while it continues its transformation.
Group CEO Matt Idiens commented: "I am pleased to be welcoming Chris to the Board of Rose and I believe his finance experience and, in particular his time spent within the natural resources sector, will enable him to add significant value to the Company."
Chris Eadie commented: "I am delighted to be joining Rose at such a pivotal point in its evolution, and I look forward to working with the Board and helping deliver on the Company's strategy of maximising shareholder returns from the its diversified portfolio of multi-commodity assets."
Christopher John Eadie (aged 45) is, or has been within the last five years, a director or partner of the following entities:
|Current directorships or partnerships||Directorships or partnerships within the last five years|
|Chris Eadie Associates Limited||None|
|Aurum Mining plc|
Chris Eadie holds 94,402 ordinary shares in the Company representing less than 0.0001% of the total issued share capital of the Company.