B.P. Marsh & Partners PLC
27 November 2007
Date: 27th November 2007
On behalf of: B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc ('B.P. Marsh')
Embargoed until: 0700hrs
B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc
Appoints Robert King as a Director
The Board of B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc, a venture capital provider to early
stage financial services businesses (AIM: BPM), is pleased to announce the
appointment of Robert King as Director, with immediate effect.
Robert (aged 28) joined B. P. Marsh in May 2003 having started his career at
PricewaterhouseCoopers where he provided company secretarial support to a large
portfolio of companies. Since joining B. P. Marsh he has taken on responsibility
for the Group's legal, compliance and secretarial functions and played a key
role in the flotation of the Company. In addition he is a non-executive director
of HQB Partners Limited, one of the Group's investee companies, and plays an
active part in the Group's investment process.
Robert is a graduate from the University of Birmingham where he studied Law and
Business Studies. He is also an Associate Member of the Institute of Chartered
Secretaries and Administrators.
Commenting on the appointment, Brian Marsh OBE, Chairman of B.P. Marsh, said:
'I am delighted to announce the appointment of Robert to the Board of B. P.
Marsh. He has made a significant contribution to the development of the Group
over the past four and a half years and is a welcome addition to the Board.'
Robert King said:
'B. P. Marsh is a unique company at an exciting stage of development and I am
looking forward to working even more closely with this dedicated and experienced
team as it continues to steer the business forward.'
Robert King's current directorships over the past five years are as follows:
Non-Executive Director, HQB Partners Limited
There are no other matters to be disclosed for the purposes of Rule 17 and
Schedule Two paragraph (g) of the AIM Rules.
For further information:
B.P. Marsh & Partners Plc www.bpmarsh.co.uk
Brian Marsh OBE +44 (0)20 7730 2626
Redleaf Communications (PR to BP Marsh)
Emma Kane/Tom Newman +44 (0)20 7822 0200
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