European Assets Trust appoints Kevin Troup to its Board of Directors and announces Stuart Paterson as next Chairman

– UK, London –  European Assets Trust PLC (LON: EAT) today announced the appointment of Kevin Troup to its Board of Directors. effective immediately.

The Company also confirmed that Chairman, Jack Perry, will retire from the Board at the 2024 AGM and will be replaced by the Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee, Stuart Paterson, as Chairman.

Kevin Troup will be appointed Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee.

About Kevin Troup

Kevin Troup is a qualified Chartered Accountant. He has worked in the fund management industry since 1995 with senior investment roles at Scottish Life, Martin Currie, and Standard Life Investments. He is now a non-executive director at Baring Fund Managers Limited, TPI Fund Managers Limited, and Baillie Gifford Shin Nippon PLC. His other appointments include Chair of the Risk, Audit, and Compliance Committee at the BT Pension Scheme Management Limited and a charity Trustee at The Robertson Trust.

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