Inchcape non-exec steps down

Inchcape non-executive director Alison Cooper has decided to step down with effect from 28 February. Cooper has been a non-executive director of Inchcape since July 2009 and is a member of the audit and nomination committees.

Chairman Ken Hanna said: "During the seven years that Alison has been with the Group she has brought an extremely valuable perspective to the board's deliberations and has helped us develop and execute on our strategy globally. We have valued her contribution to the Board and to the group's development over many years and wish her every success in the future."

At 3:20pm: (LON:INCH) Inchcape PLC share price was +3.75p at 718.25p