Hargreaves confirms board changes

Hargreaves Services has confirmed that, as previously announced, John Samuel had today been appointed to the board to succeed Iain Cockburn as group finance director.

Cockburn has stepped down from the group board to take up a full-time position as finance director of Brockwell Energy, the holding company for the group's interests in the electricity generation sector.

At 9:22am: (LON:HSP) Hargreaves Services PLC share price was -0.75p at 331.5p