Confirmation of Appointment of CEO

RNS Number : 3301E
W.H. Ireland Group PLC
17 October 2018

WH Ireland Group Plc


(“WH Ireland” or the “Company”)


Confirmation of Appointment of CEO


Further to the announcement of 19 July 2018 in which it was confirmed that Phillip Wale had assumed the duties of acting Chief Executive Officer, subject to FCA approval, WH Ireland is pleased to announce that such approval has now been granted and that Phillip has agreed to be appointed as Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect.

Tim Steel, Chairman of WH Ireland commented: “I am delighted that, following FCA approval, Phillip Wale has agreed to assume the role of Chief Executive Officer of WH Ireland and I look forward to the future for the Company under his leadership”.

For further information please contact:

WH Ireland Group plc                                                                          

Phillip Wale, CEO

Tim Steel, Chairman                                                                                      +44(0) 20 7220 1666


SPARK Advisory Partners Limited

Mark Brady/Miriam Greenwood

                       +44(0) 203 368 3551/3550




Further information in relation to Phillip Wale

All details set out in the announcement dated 19 July 2018 in relation to Phillip Andrew Wale, aged 55, remain the same, and there have been no other changes.



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