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IQGeo Group PLC
04 August 2020

IQGeo Group plc

(the "Company" or the "Group")

Appointment of CFO

IQGeo Group plc (AIM: IQG), a leading developer of geospatial productivity and collaboration software for telecoms and utility network operators, is pleased to announce the appointment of Haywood Chapman to the Board as CFO, with effect from 10 September 2020.

Haywood has over 15 years' experience in senior finance roles within high growth listed and PE backed organisations. He joins from Castleton Technology PLC, a leading software and managed services provider to the social housing sector, where he was CFO since 2014 and led the business from a cash shell via 10 acquisitions to a £26 million revenue, £6.3 million EBITDA company with 68% recurring revenue which was recently sold to TA backed MRI Software, returning more than 4x to initial investors. Prior to Castleton, Haywood held the position of Group Financial Controller at Infinity SDC Limited, a PE backed data center operator. He has also held senior group and divisional finance positions at Northgate Information Solutions. Haywood started his career with PwC where he trained as a Chartered Accountant.

Richard Petti CEO said "The Board is very pleased to welcome Haywood to IQGeo. He brings significant financial experience from relevant high growth environments and we are confident he will be a valuable addition to the Board as the Company enters the next stage of its growth. "

For further information contact:


IQGeo Group plc                                                                              +44 1223 606655

Richard Petti

Haywood Chapman


finnCap Ltd                                                                                        +44 20 7220 0500

Henrik Persson, Matthew Radley (Corporate Finance)

Tim Redfern, Richard Chambers (ECM)



Notes to Editors


About IQGeo

IQGeo™ (AIM: IQG) a leading developer of geospatial software that improves productivity and collaboration across enterprise planning, design, construction, maintenance and sales processes for telecoms and utility network operators. Our mobile-first enterprise solutions create and maintain, an accurate view of complex network assets that is easily accessible by anyone, wherever and whenever needed. Specialized applications combined with our open IQGeo Platform help network operators create a single source of network truth to meet their digital transformation ambitions and operational KPIs. Our award-winning, cloud-enabled solutions save time and money, and improve safety and productivity, while enhancing customer satisfaction. Headquartered in Cambridge, with offices in Denver, Frankfurt and Tokyo, we work with some of the largest network infrastructure operators in the world. For more information visit:





Full name

Haywood Trefor Chapman



IQGeo shares held


Current directorships:


Prior directorships from previous 5 years:

3Net Limited

AH 1 Limited

Azur Business Solutions Ltd

Caltell Communications Limited

Castleton 14E Limited

Castleton Business Solutions Limited

Castleton Communications Limited

Castleton Financial Modelling Solutions Ltd

Castleton Group Holdings Limited

Castleton Information Group Limited

Castleton Innovation Co Limited

Castleton IP Co Limited

Castleton Managed Services Ltd

Castleton Software Solutions Ltd

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Castleton Technology Holdings Limited

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There is no further information to be disclosed in relation to the appointment of Haywood Chapman pursuant to Schedule 2, paragraph (g) of the AIM Rules.


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