Total number of shares in issue 149,618,735. The number of shares not in public hands at 22 June 2018 was 87,902,152 representing 58.75% of the issued share capital at that date.

The identity and percentage holdings of the Company’s significant shareholders are set out in the table below:


Shareholder Shares held Percentage
Perwyn Bidco (UK) Limited 41,170,961 27.52%
Aghoco 1337 Limited (as trustee of the Sumo Group plc Employee Benefit Trust)* 21,235,933 14.19%
BlackRock, Inc. 12,499,219 8.35%
Liontrust Investment Partners LLP 8,000,000 5.35%
Swedbank Robur Fonder AB 7,807,391 5.22%
Schroder Investment Management 6,500,000 4.34%

* 16,617,198 of these shares are beneficially owned by Carl Cavers (as to 6,601,907), Paul Porter (as to 6,202,091) and Darren Mills (as to 3,813,200) with the balance held by the Trust in respect of awards made under the Company’s Long-Term Incentive Plan.


Directors’ shareholdings:
Carl Cavers* 6,601,907 4.41%
David Wilton** 50,000 0.03%
Kenneth Beaty 1,463,639 0.98%
Ian Livingstone 2,153,287 1.44%
Michael Sherwin 20,000 0.01%

* The interests of Carl Cavers in Ordinary Shares set out above include his interests in 6,601,907 Ordinary Shares held by Aghoco 1337 Limited (as trustee of the Sumo Group plc Employee Benefit Trust).


** The interests of David Wilton in Ordinary Shares set out above include his interests in 19,000 Ordinary Shares held in the name of his wife, Helen Wilton.


This information was updated on 22 June 2018.

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