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Premier Foods plc
30 September 2016




Premier Foods plc

("Premier Foods" or the "Company")


Board Change


The Board of Premier Foods announces that David Beever has given notice that he wishes to step down as Chairman of the Company during 2017, in order to reduce his work commitments. By this time he will have spent nine years on the Board of the Company, including five years as Chairman.


The Board will now commence an external search for his successor, led by Ian Krieger, Senior Independent Director.


The Board would like to thank David for his continuing commitment to the business and for the key role he has played in the turnaround of the business. Any further updates on this process will be announced as appropriate.


For further information please contact:


Richard Johnson, Corporate Affairs Director

+44 (0) 1727 815850

Richard Godden, Head of Investor Relations

+44 (0) 1727 815850


+44 (0) 20 7379 5151

Kate O'Neill

Robbie Hynes


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