- Genel said chairman Steve Whyte had now resigned with immediate effect after announcing in May this year that he would not be standing for re-election at the 2020 annual general meeting.

George Rose, senior independent non-executive director, would act as interim chairman until the ongoing search for a permanent chairman was completed.

At 9:58am: [LON:GENL] Genel Energy PLC share price was +2.1p at 187.9p

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