Director/PDMR Shareholding and Total Voting Rights

Sanderson Design Group PLC
18 June 2024

For immediate release                                                                          18 June 2024


("Sanderson Design Group", the "Company" or the "Group")


Vesting of Awards under LTIP, Director/PDMR

Shareholdings and Total Voting Rights


Sanderson Design Group PLC (AIM: SDG), the luxury interior design and furnishings group, announces that Lisa Montague, Chief Executive Officer, certain other persons discharging managerial responsibilities ("PDMRs") and employees have received ordinary shares of 1p each in the Company ("Ordinary Shares") under the terms of the Company's Long-Term Incentive Plan ("LTIP") (the "Vesting").


The awards vested on 17 June 2024 for nil consideration pursuant to a conditional award made on 14 June 2021. The number of Ordinary Shares which vested is stated after the deduction of the relevant taxation and National Insurance charges.


Following the Vesting, Lisa Montague's holding of Ordinary Shares is set out in the table below:


Executive Director

No. of Ordinary Shares subject to


Resultant Interest in Ordinary Shares

% of Total Voting Rights

Lisa Montague





The Company has allotted 82,117 Ordinary Shares, in aggregate, in order to satisfy the Vesting (the "New Ordinary Shares"). The New Ordinary Shares have been admitted to trading on AIM pursuant to the Company's existing block listing admission facility.


Total Voting Rights


Following the Vesting and allotment of the New Ordinary Shares, the Company hereby notifies that, as at the date of this announcement, the Company's issued share capital consists of 71,788,342 Ordinary Shares, with one voting right per Ordinary Share. The Company does not hold any Ordinary Shares in Treasury, therefore, the total number of Ordinary Shares in the Company with voting rights is 71,788,342.


The above figure of 71,788,342 Ordinary Shares may be used by shareholders in the Company as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the share capital of the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Guidance and Transparency Rules.




Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated



1. Lisa Montague

2. Mauricio Solodujin

3. Claire Vallis

4. Ben Naylor



Reason for the notification



1. Chief Executive Officer

2. Global Commercial Director

3. Creative Director

4. Group Operations Director



Initial notification/Amendment

Initial notification


Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor



Sanderson Design Group PLC





Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted


Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary Shares of 1 pence each





Nature of the transaction

Receipt of Ordinary Shares pursuant to a

conditional award under the Company's LTIP


Price(s) and volume(s)



1. Nil


2. Nil


3. Nil


4. Nil



Aggregated information

Not applicable


Date of the transaction

17 June 2024


Place of the transaction

Outside a trading venue



For further information:


Sanderson Design Group PLC

c/o Buchanan +44 (0) 20 7466 5000

Lisa Montague, Chief Executive Officer

Mike Woodcock, Chief Financial Officer

David Gracie, Company Secretary


Investec Bank plc (Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker)

+44 (0) 20 7597 5970

David Anderson / Ben Farrow



Singer Capital Markets (Joint Broker)

+44 (0) 20 7496 3000

Tom Salvesen / Jen Boorer / Alex Emslie





+44 (0) 20 7466 5000

Mark Court / Sophie Wills / Toto Berger / Abigail Gilchrist


Notes for editors:

About Sanderson Design Group

Sanderson Design Group PLC is a luxury interior furnishings company that designs, manufactures and markets wallpapers, fabrics and paints. In addition, the Company derives licensing income from the use of its designs on a wide range of products such as bed and bath collections, rugs, blinds and tableware.

Sanderson Design Group's brands include Zoffany, Sanderson, Morris & Co., Harlequin, Clarke & Clarke and Scion.

The Company has a strong UK manufacturing base comprising Anstey wallpaper factory in Loughborough and Standfast & Barracks, a fabric printing factory, in Lancaster. Both sites manufacture for the Company and for other wallpaper and fabric brands.

Sanderson Design Group employs approximately 600 people and its products are sold worldwide. It has showrooms in London, New York, Chicago and Amsterdam.

Sanderson Design Group trades on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol SDG.


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