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Provident Financial PLC
31 January 2019

Provident Financial plc

Board Change

31 January 2019



 In accordance with Listing Rule 9.6.11R, Provident Financial plc ('the Company') announces that John Straw has decided that he will not stand for re-election at the Company's 2019 AGM and will step down as a Director with effect from 20 May 2019 in order to spend additional time on his other commitments.


Patrick Snowball, Chairman of Provident Financial plc, said:


"I would like to thank John for the contribution he has made throughout his time with the Company, bringing his experience to the issues faced by the Company. On behalf of the Board and all at Provident Financial Group, I wish him all the very best."












Richard King/ Jade Byrne Provident Financial

01274 351 900





Investor Relations



Gary Thompson/Vicki Turner, Provident Financial


01274 351 900



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