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Orsay Alternative Funds Plc
30 September 2016


For Immediate Release

30 September 2016

Orsay Alternative Funds plc (the "Company")


RE: Appointment of Director



The Board of Directors (the "Board") of the Company wishes to announce that Werner Taiber has been appointed to the Board, and Nicolas Chaput has resigned from the Board, with effect from 30 September 2016.


Werner Taiber is Chairman of the Supervisory Board of BHF-BANK AG, Oddo Meriten Asset Management GmbH and Oddo Seydler Bank AG. Until June 2016, he was the chief executive officer of Oddo Meriten Asset Management GmbH, which is a part of the Oddo et Cie group since August 2015. Mr Taiber was also global deputy chief executive officer of Oddo Meriten Asset Management S.A. and a member of the executive committee of Oddo et Cie. Prior to its purchase by Oddo et Cie, Oddo Meriten Asset Management GmbH (then called Meriten Asset Management GmbH) was a subsidiary of BNY Mellon and Mr Taiber was its chief executive officer since 2012. From 1987 to 2012, Mr Taiber was employed by Westdeutsche Landesbank (WestLB), where he held various positions, including membership of the Managing Board.


Save as disclosed herein, no further information is required to be disclosed in relation to Mr Taiber under the Irish Stock Exchange's listing requirements for investment funds.


The resignation of Mr Chaput is unrelated to any issues with respect to the Company, the Board or any related matters.





Yvonne Lappin

Phone: +353 1 232 2000




This announcement has been issued through the Companies Announcement Service of

The Irish Stock Exchange


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