Jim Leng has indicated his intention to retire from the board of Genel Energy plc in April. George Rose will become senior independent director of Genel following Leng’s departure.
Leng has served over five years at Genel as non-executive director and senior independent director, and as chairman of the Remuneration Committee. Following his appointment in December 2015 as non-executive chairman of Nomura Europe Holdings plc, Leng has decided to step down from the Genel board.
The Nomination Committee will review the composition of the board committees over the coming weeks.