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Depa announces appointment of an Independent Non-Executive Director

Jul 4 ,2019

Depa  PLC  (“Depa”),  the  leading  global  interior  solutions  group,  announces  the  appointment,  with  immediate effect,  of  Mr.  Edward Quinlan  as  Independent  Non-Executive  Director.

Mr. Quinlan joined the Kuwait office of a Big 4 accountancy firm as a qualified chartered accountant in 1973 and spent his entire career with that firm in the Middle East until his retirement in 2010.    Following his retirement, Mr. Quinlan has been involved in a non-executive capacity with a number of leading organizations in Dubai, including his appointment as Chairman of Depa's Audit & Compliance Committee since 2013.

Mr. Quinlan has been involved with a number of civic and not for profit organisations and has served on the Board of Governors of Al Manzil School, the Rotary Club of Dubai, Dubai College, Dubai Community Theatre and Arts Centre, Dubai Classical Concert Committee and the Capital Club.   He  is  currently the  Chairman  of  the  Institute  of  Chartered  Accounts  of England and Wales Middle East Members' Advisory Board and on the boards of three not-for-profit schools; Deira International School, Universal American School and Dubai College, where he is Chairman.  He also served for a number of years as Chairman of the Audit Committee of the International Cricket Council.

Full biographies for Mr. Quinlan is available on Depa's website.

Depa confirms that no further information is required to be disclosed pursuant to its listing obligations.


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