BlackRock Throgmorton Trust appoints Dr. Nigel Burton to its Board as Non-Executive Director

– UK, London –  BlackRock Throgmorton Trust plc (LON: THRG) today announced the appointment of Dr Nigel Burton to its Board as a non-executive Director, effective from 21 December 2020.

Dr Burton will also serve as a member of the Audit, Nomination & Management Engagement Committees.

The Company also announced that Ms Matterson has informed the Board of her intention to retire after the forthcoming Annual General Meeting.

About Dr Nigel Burton

Following over 14 years as an investment banker at leading City institutions including UBS Warburg and Deutsche Bank, including as the Managing Director responsible for the energy and utilities industries, Nigel spent 15 years as CFO or CEO of several private and public companies. Nigel is currently a Non-Executive Director of AIM-listed companies Mobile Streams plc, eEnergy Group plc, DeepVerge plc and Digitalbox plc. He was formerly CEO of Nu-Oil and Gas plc, Non-Executive Chairman of Remote Monitored Systems plc and Corcel plc, and a Non-Executive Director of Modern Water plc and Management Resource Solutions plc.

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