FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
8TH December 2014
LONDON & ASSOCIATED PROPERTIES PLC:
APPOINTMENT OF NEW FINANCE DIRECTOR
London & Associated Properties Plc (“LAP”) today announces that Anil Thapar,
FCCA, has been appointed Finance Director from 1st January 2015, and will join
the Board. This appointment follows our earlier announcement that Robert Corry
will retire at the end of this year.
Anil will also become Group Company Secretary on 22nd December 2014. Heather
Curtis, the incumbent company secretary, will be leaving the Company on the
Anil has worked at LAP as Group Financial Controller since November 2005 and
managed LAP’s finance department since July 2007.
Prior to LAP, Anil held senior finance positions at Tops Estates from 1998
until that company was sold in 2005, and has held other senior jobs both in
industry and in the accounting profession.
John Heller, LAP’s CEO, commented: “I have worked closely with Anil for a long
time. He has shown an excellent understanding of all financial aspects of the
Group and contributed greatly to our progress over the last nine years or so. I
have no doubt that he will make an excellent Finance Director, and look forward
to working with him in his new role”.
There is no information concerning Anil Thapar which requires disclosure under
Rule LR 9.6.13 of the UK Listing Authority Rules.
LONDON & ASSOCIATED PROPERTIES PLC 020 7415 5000
John Heller, Chief Executive
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