Tate & Lyle Board Change

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Tate & Lyle PLC announces that Mr. Larry Pillard is to relinquish his position as Chief Executive to take up the position of Executive Chairman of the Tetra Laval Group upon the retirement of the present Executive Chairman. Mr. Pillard will remain on the Board of Tate & Lyle as a Non-Executive Director. Tate & Lyle has commenced the process of selecting a new Chief Executive with the intention of completing this process before Mr. Pillard leaves the company to take up his new appointment at the end of the year. Sir David Lees Chairman of Tate & Lyle PLC said "Larry has made a major contribution in implementing the strategy we have developed at Tate & Lyle to refocus on our core businesses and improve our operating returns. We wish him well for the future and are pleased that his considerable experience will remain available to the Board."

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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 4,400 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 2021, Tate & Lyle sales totalled £2.8 billion. For more information, please visit https://www.tateandlyle.com or follow Tate & Lyle on TwitterLinkedin or Facebook.