RNS Number : 2040R
Iomart Group PLC
27 February 2019

iomart Group plc

("iomart", the "Group" or the "Company")


Directorate Change


iomart Group plc (AIM:IOM), the cloud computing company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Karyn Lamont as non-executive director of the Company with immediate effect.


Karyn is a chartered accountant and former audit partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers. She has over 25 years of experience and provided audit and other services to a range of clients across the UK's financial services sector, including outsourcing providers. She is the Audit Committee Chairman of The Scottish Investment Trust plc, The North American Income Trust plc and the Scottish Building Society.


Ian Steele, Chairman, commented:

"We are delighted to welcome Karyn to the Board of iomart. I am confident that Karyn's background and experience will be an invaluable asset and support to the Company over the coming years as we progress our growth strategy."


The following information is disclosed in accordance with Rule 17 and paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 of the AIM Rules for Companies:



Full name and age:

Karyn Elizabeth Lamont, aged 50

Current Directorships:

The Scottish Investment Trust plc
Scottish Building Society
The North American Income Trust plc
Scottish American Investment Trust plc*

Former Directorships (previous 5 years):

Streetwork UK
PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP


*The Scottish American Investment Trust plc intends to propose Karyn Lamont as a non-executive director of the Company at its Annual General Meeting to be held in April 2019.

There is no further information required to be disclosed under Rule 17 or paragraph (g) of Schedule 2 of the AIM Rules for Companies.

For further information:


iomart Group plc      

Tel: 0141 931 6400

Angus MacSween, Chief Executive Officer


Scott Cunningham, Chief Financial Officer       

Peel Hunt LLP

(Nominated Adviser and Broker)

Tel: 020 7418 8900


Edward Knight

Peter Stewart

Nick Prowting

Alma PR

Tel: 020 3405 0212

Caroline Forde
Helena Bogle


About iomart Group plc


For over 20 years iomart Group plc (AIM:IOM) has been helping growing organisations to maximise the flexibility, cost effectiveness and scalability of the cloud. From data centres we own and operate in the U.K., and from connected facilities across the globe, we deliver 24/7 storage and protection for data across the most complex of cloud and legacy infrastructures. Our team of over 400 dedicated staff work with our customers at the strategy stage through to delivery and ongoing management, to implement the secure cloud solutions that deliver to their business requirements.


For further information about the Group, please visit www.iomart.com


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