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Cientifica Appoints Interim Chairman; Director Steps Down

September 4, 2014

Alice Attwood

LONDON (Alliance News) - Cientifica PLC said Thursday that it has appointed Tim Godwin to the board as interim chairman with immediate effect.

The AIM-listed investment company, which focuses on investment in businesses making use of advanced materials, graphene and emerging technologies, said Godwin is an investor in and director of a number of businesses in the software, internet, media and manufacturing sectors. He also acts as a self-employed consultant to Thames Valley Capital, a major shareholder in Cientifica.

Cientifica also said Thursday that Director Tim Baldwin is stepping down to focus his time on other business interests.

Shares in the company were Thursday morning trading 8.00% higher at 1.62 pence per share.

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Source: Alliance News

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