Directorate change

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Tate & Lyle PLC (Tate & Lyle) announces that Imran Nawaz, Chief Financial Officer, has decided to leave the Company to take up the position of Chief Financial Officer of Tesco plc.  Mr Nawaz will remain with Tate & Lyle until April 2021 to close out the current financial year and support an orderly transition.

The Board has begun a process to appoint a successor to Mr Nawaz and a further announcement will be made in due course. 

Nick Hampton, Chief Executive said: “Imran has been an outstanding finance leader and has played an instrumental role in building the financial discipline to enable us to deliver on our strategy.  I want to thank Imran for his personal support and dedication to the Company over the last two years and wish him every success in the next stage of his career.”

Gerry Murphy, Chairman, said: “Imran has been a highly valued member of the management team and on behalf of the Board I would like to thank him for his significant contribution to Tate & Lyle and wish him every success in the future.”


For more information contact Tate & Lyle PLC:

Christopher Marsh, VP, Investor Relations
Tel: Mobile: +44 (0) 7796 192 688

Nick Hasell and Alex Le May, FTI Consulting (Media)
Tel: 0203 727 1340

About Tate & Lyle: 
Tate & Lyle PLC is a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions. Supported by our 160-year history of ingredient innovation, we partner with customers to provide consumers with healthier and tastier choices when they eat and drink. We are proud that millions of people around the world consume products containing our ingredients every day.

Through our expertise in sweetening, mouthfeel and fibre fortification, our Food & Beverage Solutions business develops solutions which reduce sugar, calories and fat, add fibre, and provide texture and stability in categories including beverages, dairy, bakery, soups, sauces and dressings. Our Primary Products business produces nutritive sweeteners, industrial starches used in paper and packaging, acidulants and products used for animal nutrition.

We have around 4,500 employees working in more than 60 locations across 30 countries. Tate & Lyle’s purpose is Improving Lives for Generations and through our purpose we believe we can successfully grow our business and have a positive impact on society. We live our purpose in three ways, by supporting healthy living, building thriving communities and caring for our planet.

Tate & Lyle is listed on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol TATE.L. American Depositary Receipts trade under TATYY. In the year to 31 March 2020, Tate & Lyle sales totalled £2.9 billion. For more information, please visit http://www.tateandlyle.com or follow Tate & Lyle on TwitterLinkedin or Facebook.