Diploma appoints David Lowden to its Board as Independent Director and Chairman-designate

– UK, London –  Diploma PLC (LON: DPLM), the international group supplying specialised products and services to a wide range of end segments, today announced the appointment of David Lowden to its Board as an independent non-executive director and Chairman-designate effective on 19 October 2021. He will succeed John Nicholas as the Chairman after the AGM on 19 January 2022 when John will stand down from the Board.

“We are extremely pleased to have appointed David as Chairman Designate. This is an exciting time to join Diploma and he brings a wealth of knowledge from his extensive board experience in international service businesses. David’s strong financial, marketing, and commercial skills and reputation with investors will be invaluable to the business in the next stage of our development and I very much look forward to working with him.” said CEO, Johnny Thomson.

About David Lowden

David is currently Chairman of PageGroup plc, and is Senior Independent Director at both Capita plc and Morgan Sindall plc. David was previously CEO of Taylor Nelson Sofres, and has been Chairman at Huntsworth plc and a Non-Executive Director at Berensden plc and William Hill plc.

David Lowden said: “I am delighted to be joining Diploma, a high-quality business with a differentiated value-add proposition and compelling growth opportunity. I look forward to working with the Board and the management team to build on the Group’s strong track record.”

For more information: https://www.diplomaplc.com/

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