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Board Appointment

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Agriterra Ltd
29 April 2016
 

Agriterra Ltd / Ticker: AGTA / Index: AIM / Sector: Agriculture

29 April 2016

Agriterra Ltd ('Agriterra' or the 'Company')

Board Appointment

 

Agriterra, the AIM quoted Africa focused agricultural company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Caroline Havers to the board as Non-Executive Chair, with immediate effect.

 

Ms. Havers is a highly experienced litigation/dispute resolution lawyer having spent 30 years within international law firms working with clients operating in a variety of African jurisdictions and industry sectors.  During her legal career, Ms. Havers has been both a partner and managing director of different law firms. She currently serves as compliance officer of the London office of a US law firm, provides ad hoc compliance and legal services to various clients  and is a qualified CEDR Mediator (over 15 years' experience).

 

Ms. Havers is also involved in a number of not-for-profit organisations, including acting as Chair of Redthread Youth Work Limited (a youth work charity in health and education) as Trustee of Bridge2Aid (a dental charity training health workers in Tanzania and Rwanda), as a legal advisor at the West Norwood Advice & Counselling Service and acting as a facilitator for the Sycamore Project (Restorative Justice and Victim Awareness).

 

Caroline Sarah Oldfield Havers, aged 56, is or has been in the previous 5 years, a director of the following companies:

 

Current directorships

Former directorships


MATI Solutions Limited

Titanium Investment Fund Limited

Solex Legal Services Limited

Dartline Limited

Sandline Services Limited

 

The Company confirms that there is no other information which is required to be disclosed pursuant to Schedule 2 paragraph (g) of the AIM Rules for Companies.

 

Andrew Groves, Director of Agriterra said: "We are delighted to welcome such an experienced individual to the Company.  Caroline's extensive skills and corporate knowledge and experience within Africa will add considerably to our leadership team.  With the Company focused on developing its established and revenue generative agricultural operations whilst continuing to pursue opportunities in new markets, we look forward to working with Caroline as we move to become a more streamlined and efficient business."

 

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For further information please visit www.agriterra-ltd.com  or contact:

 

Andrew Groves

Agriterra Ltd

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7408 9200

Daniel Cassiano-Silva

Agriterra Ltd

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7408 9200

David Foreman

Cantor Fitzgerald Europe

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7894 7000

Michael Reynolds

Cantor Fitzgerald Europe

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7894 7000

Susie Geliher

St Brides Partners Ltd

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7236 1177

 

 


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