Board changes at Howdens

Howden Joinery has announced that Michael Wemms is to step down from the Board at the Annual General Meeting on 2 May 2017 and will step down from his role as Senior Independent Director on 20 April 2017.

Effective from 20 April 2017, Tiffany Hall, who was appointed to the Board in May 2010, will assume the role of Senior Independent Director in addition to her role as Chairman of the Remuneration Committee.

The Company has also announced the appointment of Debbie White as an independent Non-Executive Director with immediate effect. Upon appointment she will be a member of the Audit, Remuneration and Nominations Committees.

At 2:54pm: (LON:HWDN) Howden Joinery Group PLC share price was +6.55p at 415.55p