Total number of shares in issue 145,000,000. The number of shares not in public hands at 21 December 2017 was 61,475,085 representing 42.40% 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 28.4%
Aghoco 1337 Limited (as trustee of the Sumo Group plc Employee Benefit Trust)* 16,617,198 11.5%
BlackRock, Inc. 16,124,718 11.12%
Liontrust Investment Partners LLP 8,000,000 5.5%
Schroder Investment Management 6,500,000 4.5%

* 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).


Directors’ shareholdings:
Carl Cavers* 6,601,907 4.55%
David Wilton** 50,000 0.03%
Kenneth Beaty 1,463,639 1.01%
Ian Livingstone 2,153,287 1.49%
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 21 December 2017.

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