Baillie Gifford Japan Trust appoints Sharon Brown to its Board as Non-Executive Director

– UK, Edinburgh –  Baillie Gifford Japan Trust PLC (LON: BGFD) today announced the appointment of Sharon Brown as a non-executive Director of the Company with effect from 3 October 2019. She will be appointed Audit Chair following the AGM in December.

Sharon Brown is a Director and Audit Committee Chairman of Fidelity Special Values plc, BMO Capital & Income Investment Trust plc, McColl’s Retail Group plc and Celtic plc. She is also a Director of Jupiter European Opportunities Trust plc.

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