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Cirata PLC
21 November 2023

21 November 2023


Cirata plc

("Cirata" or the "Company")

Director/PDMR Shareholdings


Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities


Cirata plc (LSE: CRTA) provides the following notification of a transaction by persons discharging managerial responsibilities ("PDMR").


On 20 November 2023, Mr Daniel Hayes, VP Investor Relations , purchased 150,000 Ordinary Shares in Cirata at an average price of 52 pence per Ordinary Share.  Following this purchase Mr Daniel Hayes will be the beneficial owner of  353,000 Ordinary Shares representing approximately 0.30% of the Company's share capital[1].


The following represents the Director dealing

Buying PMDR

Ordinary shares purchased

Average Price of Ordinary Shares acquired, 20 November 2023

Total beneficial interest post purchase 

Mr Daniel Hayes, VP Investor Relations


52.18 pence





The Notification of Dealing Form for this transaction is included at the end of this announcement.


This announcement contains inside information for the purposes of Article 7 of the Market Abuse Regulation (EU) 596/2014 as it forms part of UK domestic law by virtue of the European Union (Withdrawal) Act 2018 ("MAR"), and is disclosed in accordance with the company's obligations under Article 17 of MAR.


This announcement contains information that qualifies or may qualify as inside information. The person responsible for arranging the release of this announcement on behalf of Cirata plc is Larry Webster, Company Secretary.


Cirata plc

Via FTI Consulting

Stephen Kelly, Chief Executive Officer

Ijoma Maluza, Chief Financial Officer

Daniel Hayes, Investor Relations

FTI Consulting

+44 (0)20 3727 1137

Matt Dixon / Kwaku Aning / Usama Ali


Stifel (Nomad and Joint Broker)

+44 (0)20 7710 7600

Fred Walsh / Richard Short / Tom Marsh


Liberum (Joint Broker)


+44 (0)20 3100 2000

Max Jones / Ben Cryer / Miquela Bezuidenhoudt





About Cirata


Cirata accelerates data-driven revenue growth by automating data transfer and integration to modern cloud analytics and AI platforms without downtime or disruption. With Cirata, data leaders can leverage the power of AI and analytics across their entire enterprise data estate to freely choose analytics technologies, avoid vendor, platform, or cloud lock-in while making AI and analytics faster, cheaper, and more flexible. Cirata's portfolio of products and technology solutions make strategic adoption of modern data analytics efficient and automated. For more information about Cirata, visit




Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated





Daniel Hayes



Reason for the notification





VP Investor relations (PDMR for notification)  



Initial notification /Amendment

Initial notification



Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor





Cirata plc






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 10 p each






Nature of the transaction


Purchase of Ordinary Shares





Price(s) and volume(s)





51.75 pence


52.00 pence






Aggregated information

- Aggregated volume

- Price




52.18 pence



Date of the transaction

20 November  2023


Place of the transaction

London Stock Exchange (XLON)




[1]The Company's issued share capital at 1 November 2023 consisted of 114,898,711 ordinary shares of ten pence each with voting rights admitted to trading. The Company holds no ordinary shares in Treasury.

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