21 April 2005
White Young Green Plc, consultant to the built, natural and social environment, today announces the appointment of Richard McCaffrey BTech (Hons), MSc, CEng, MICE, MCIWEM, MAPM to the Board as Chief Operating Officer with effect from 1st July, 2005.
Richard is a Chartered Engineer with over 25 years experience in the water, environmental and engineering markets having successfully delivered major projects and managed multi-discipline professional teams within both the public and private sectors of the economy.
Richard joined WYG in 2000 and is currently Managing Director of one of the company's largest and most successful business units. He will be responsible to the Chief Executive for the day to day management of WYG operational business including its support infrastructure.
As required under paragraph 6.F.2(d) of the Listing Rules it is noted that Richard was a director of FP Leach Limited which went into company voluntary liquidation in November 1991. Following the liquidation the outstanding liabilities amounted to c.£85,000. He is currently a director of WYG Limited and Ashfield Design and Development Limited and was a director of Bullen Consultants Limited until July 2000.
There is no further information to be disclosed under paragraphs 6.F.2. (b) - (g) of the Listing Rules in relation to Mr McCaffrey.
The Board of White Young Green Plc is also pleased to announce that it has appointed Hoare Govett Limited as sole corporate broker with immediate effect.