– IRELAND, Dublin – Origin Enterprises plc announces the appointment of two new Non-Executive Directors. Mr. Gary Britton and Ms. Rose Hynes will be appointed to the Board with effect from 1 October 2015.
Mr. Gary Britton is currently a Non-Executive Director of The Irish Stock Exchange plc, KBC Bank Ireland plc, The Cheshire Foundation in Ireland and Cairn Homes plc. He was previously a partner in KPMG where he served in a number of senior positions, including the firm’s Board, the Remuneration and Risk Committees and as head of its Audit Practice. Gary is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Ireland, the Institute of Directors and the Institute of Banking. He is also a Certified Bank Director as designated by the Institute of Banking.
Ms. Rose Hynes is the Senior Independent Director of Total Produce plc, One Fifty One plc and Mincon plc. She is also Chairman of Shannon Group plc and Ervia. She previously held a number of senior executive positions with GPA Group plc in the period 1988-2002 including General Counsel and Head of the Commercial Department. A law graduate of University College Dublin and a lawyer, Rose is an Associate of the Irish Institute of Taxation and of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators.
Commenting on the announcement, Owen Killian, Chairman said: ‘I am delighted to welcome Gary and Rose to the Board of Origin. I believe their experience will be invaluable and I look forward to their contribution to the Board.’
About Origin Enterprises plc
Origin Enterprises plc is a focused Agri-Services group providing on-farm advice and the supply of agri-inputs. The Agri-Services business through its manufacturing and distribution operations in Ireland, the United Kingdom, Poland, Ukraine and Romania has leading market positions in the supply of specialist agronomy services, crop nutrition and feed ingredients. The Group is listed on the ESM and AIM markets of the Irish and London Stock Exchanges.
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