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DJ Block Commodities Ltd: Block Commodities' CFO joins the Board of Directors

 Block Commodities Ltd (BLCC) 
Block Commodities Ltd: Block Commodities' CFO joins the Board of Directors 
04-Feb-2020 / 07:00 GMT/BST 
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               04 February 2020 
       ("Block Commodities" or the "Company") 
       Block Commodities Limited / Epic: BLCC / Sector: Mining 
       Block Commodities' CFO joins the Board of Directors 
 London, 04 February 2020 - Block Commodities Ltd ("Block" or the "Company") 
      is pleased to announce the appointment of Neil Clayton to its Board of 
   Directors. Mr Clayton currently serves as Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") 
           and will continue in this role when he joins the Board, effective 
 Mr Clayton is a Chartered Accountant with 30 years of extensive experience, 
     including having served as CFO for a number of London-listed companies. 
Prior to joining Block Commodities, Mr Clayton was CFO at African Management 
     Services Ltd, where his role involved consulting to offshore AIM listed 
         groups with business activities in agricultural, health and natural 
        resources in Africa. He also brings to the Board specialised capital 
         restructuring experience from his role as Group Finance Director of 
       Earthport Plc and currently holds two Non-Executive Director roles at 
               AIM-listed Agriterra Limited and Global Web Pay Limited. 
    Ian Tordoff, CEO of Block Commodities commented: "I'm delighted Neil has 
 accepted an executive role on the Board. He has a deep understanding of the 
         business and its stakeholders' requirements and has already offered 
  excellent Board level counsel in his role within the Company to date. Neil 
      is a strategic and robust addition to the executive team, which we are 
      currently shaping to meet our business objectives in 2020 and beyond." 
  Neil Clayton said, "I am very pleased to have the opportunity to extend my 
     involvement and contribution to the Company by becoming a member of the 
               Board at this critical time in its growth story." 
Block Commodities Limited 
Ian Tordoff               
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ISIN:           GG00B4QYTJ50 
Category Code:  BOA 
TIDM:           BLCC 
LEI Code:       2138001KNTXRAZTFKU51 
OAM Categories: 2.3. Major shareholding notifications 
Sequence No.:   44188 
EQS News ID:    966419 
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February 04, 2020 02:00 ET (07:00 GMT)