WH Ireland strengthens corporate broking team

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W.H. Ireland Group PLC
07 March 2012


Press release

07 March 2012


WH Ireland Group plc


(“WH Ireland” or the “Company”)


WH Ireland strengthens corporate broking team


WH Ireland, a leading stockbroking, wealth management and corporate finance services group, is pleased to announce that it has significantly strengthened its team across research, sales and corporate finance. Following a total of seven new clients already won this year and the notable hires of Adrian Hadden, Jasper Berry, Raymond Greaves and John Cummins, WH Ireland is pleased to announce that Andrew Kitchingman has now joined the group as a Director in Corporate Finance.  Analysts Nick Spoliar and Angus McPhail have also joined the Company, with Tim Feather and Paul Smith due to join in the near future.


Andrew Kitchingman and Nick Spoliar have both joined from Arbuthnot Securities, while Angus McPhail has moved to WH Ireland from Investec. All three individuals combined have over 50 years of small and mid cap experience and have worked on numerous flotations, fundraisings, takeovers, acquisitions and other corporate transactions. 


Paul Compton, CEO of WH Ireland, commented on the appointments:  “We are delighted to welcome these key hires to WH Ireland. All three individuals are extremely well regarded in their respective fields and will provide us with the infrastructure we require to improve on the 20 wins we made last year.


“All of our recent hires will help us offer greater levels of support and service to current and prospective clients. In addition to this I look forward to welcoming Tim Feather and Paul Smith who I am confident will become fantastic additions to WH Ireland. “


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For further information please contact:

WH Ireland Group plc

+44 (0) 20 7220 1666

Rupert Lowe, Non-Executive Chairman

Paul Compton, Chief Executive

Panmure Gordon (UK) Limited

+44 (0)20 7459 3600

Hugh Morgan (Corporate Finance)

Adam Pollock (Corporate Broking)

Abchurch Communications

+44 (0)20 7398 7714

Joanne Shears / Oliver Hibberd


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