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Kromek Group PLC (KMK)


Monday 27 September, 2021

Kromek Group PLC

Director Share Purchase

RNS Number : 0987N
Kromek Group PLC
27 September 2021

27 September 2021


Kromek Group plc

("Kromek" or the "Group")


Director Share Purchase


Kromek (AIM: KMK), a worldwide supplier of detection technology focusing on the medical, security screening and nuclear markets, announces that Rakesh Sharma, Non-Executive Chairman, has today purchased 94,339 ordinary shares of 1 pence each in the Group ("Ordinary Shares") at a price of 15.90 pence per Ordinary Share.


Following this purchase, Mr Sharma has an interest in 469,195   Ordinary Shares, representing 0.11% of the issued share capital of the Group. 



For further information, please contact:


Kromek Group plc


Arnab Basu, CEO

Paul Farquhar, CFO


+44 (0)1740 626 060

Cenkos Securities plc (Nominated Adviser and Broker)


Camilla Hume/Giles Balleny (NOMAD)

Julian Morse (Sales)


+44 (0)20 7397 8900

Luther Pendragon (PR)


Harry Chathli/Claire Norbury

+44 (0)20 7618 9100



About Kromek Group plc


Kromek Group plc is a technology group (global HQ in County Durham) and a leading developer of high performance radiation detection products based on cadmium zinc telluride ("CZT") and other advanced technologies. Using its core technology platforms, Kromek designs, develops and produces x-ray and gamma ray imaging and radiation detection products for the medical, security screening and nuclear markets.


The Group's products provide high resolution information on material composition and structure and are used in multiple applications, ranging from the identification of cancerous tissues to hazardous materials, such as explosives, and the analysis of radioactive materials.


The Group's business model provides a vertically integrated technology offering to customers, from radiation detector materials to finished products or detectors, including software, electronics and application specific integrated circuits ("ASICs").


The Group has operations in the UK and US (California and Pennsylvania), and is selling internationally through a combination of distributors and direct OEM sales.


Currently, the Group has over 150 full-time employees across its global operations. Further information on Kromek Group is available at and


The Group makes the following disclosures in accordance with article 19(3) of the Market Abuse Regulation:


Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated



Rakesh Sharma


Reason for the notification



Non-Executive Chairman 


Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification


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



Kromek 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 1p each





Nature of the transaction

Purchase of Ordinary Shares



Price(s) and volume(s)




15.90 pence




Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume
- Price




Date of the transaction

27 September 2021


Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange




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