Source - LSE Regulatory
RNS Number : 7638Q
Kier Group PLC
29 October 2021
 

 

29 OCTOBER 2021

 

KIER GROUP PLC

 

Notification of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities

Kier Group plc (the "Company") announces that, on 28 October 2021, the following PDMRs were granted share awards under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan (the "LTIP"). The awards were made at no cost to the individuals and will only vest to the extent that certain performance criteria are satisfied by the Company over a three-year performance period which runs from 1 July 2021 to 30 June 2024. Details of the performance conditions relating to the awards can be found on the Company's website at www.kier.co.uk/investors/corporate-governance/remuneration. The price used for the purpose of calculating the awards under the LTIP was 108.40 pence per share, being the closing price of a share in the capital of the Company on 27 October 2021.

 

PDMR

Date of transaction

Number of Shares granted under LTIP

 

Mr AOB Davies

28 October 2021

1,383,763

Mr S J Kesterton

28 October 2021

929,667

Ms A Amar

28 October 2021

127,306

Mr L J Cummins

28 October 2021

307,430

Mr G Incutti

28 October 2021

181,722

Mr B S McNicholas

28 October 2021

187,015

Mr M R Pengelly

28 October 2021

215,950

Mrs H L Redfern

28 October 2021

186,808

Mr L P Thomas

28 October 2021

198,445

Ms S Timms

28 October 2021

80,258

Mr S J Togwell

28 October 2021

355,166

 

 

 

The following notifications are made in accordance with the requirements of Article 19(3) of the UK Market Abuse Regulation. The Company's Legal Entity Identifier ("LEI") is 2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48.

 

 

For enquiries, please contact:

Jaime Tham

Company Secretary

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

Name        

Andrew Davies

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position / status

Chief Executive

b)

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

3

Details of issuer

a)

Name

Kier Group plc

b)

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

1,383,763

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

1,383,763 shares

Nil

 

e)

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

f)

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

 

 

 

1

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

a)

Name        

 Simon Kesterton

2

Reason for the notification

a)

Position / status

Chief Financial Officer

b)

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

3

Details of issuer

a)

Name

Kier Group plc

b)

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

4

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

b)

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

c)

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

929,667

d)

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

929,667 shares

Nil

 

e)

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

f)

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

 

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Alpna Amar

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Corporate Development Director

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

127,306

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

127,306 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

 

 

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Liam Cummins

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group Managing Director - Construction

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

307,430

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

307,430 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

 

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Giuseppe Incutti

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group Managing Director - Highways

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

181,722

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

181,722 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Barry McNicholas

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group Managing Director - Utilities

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

187,015

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

187,015 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Mark Pengelly

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group Managing Director - Infrastructure

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

215,950

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

215,950 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Helen Redfern

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group HR Director

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

186,808

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

186,808 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Leigh Thomas

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Managing Director - Kier Property

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

198,445

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

198,445 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Sophie Timms

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Corporate Affairs Director

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

80,258

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

80,258 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated

Name        

Stuart Togwell

Reason for the notification

Position / status

Group Commercial Director

Initial notification / Amendment

Initial notification

Details of issuer

Name

Kier Group plc

LEI

2138002RKCU2OM4Y7O48

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Identification code

Ordinary shares in Kier Group plc

 

 

GB0004915632

Nature of the transaction

 

Grant of award over shares under the Kier Group plc 2020 Long-Term Incentive Plan for nil consideration.

Price(s) and volume(s)

Price(s)

Volume(s)

Nil

355,166

Aggregated information

Aggregated volume

Price

 

355,166 shares

Nil

 

Date of the transaction

2021-10-28

Place of the transaction

 

Outside a trading venue

 

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