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DJ High Growth Capital PLC Appointment of HGC CEO to Board of Sentiance


RNS Number : 7042Y

High Growth Capital PLC

10 May 2019

10 May 2019

High Growth Capital plc

("HGC" or the "Company")

Appointment of HGC CEO to the Board of Sentiance N.V.

The Company is pleased to announce that Mark De Smedt, CEO of HGC, has been appointed as a Non-Executive Director on the Board of Sentiance N.V., with immediate effect. HGC currently has a 15% holding in Sentiance N.V. and the potential to increase this holding to up to a majority stake, should it exercise the Acquisition Option described in the Company's announcement of 12 April 2019.

Jens Zimmermann, Chairman of HGC, commented: "The appointment of Mark will allow for greater connectivity between the two organisations as the Company implements its strategic objective to create and operate a mutually reinforcing network of complementary proprietary technology and content assets."

Contact details:

                            Anne Stratford 
 The Company                 Mark De Smedt          +44 (0)207 583 4055 
 Whitman Howard 
  NEX Exchange Corporate    Nick Lovering 
  Adviser                    Christopher Furness    +44 (0)207 659 1234 
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                            Hilary Buchanan 
 Alma PR                     Caroline Forde         +44 (0)203 405 0205 
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