- Oil services company Gulf Marine Services said Hassan Heikal had agreed to step into the role of deputy chairman.

Heikal had extensive experience in finance, having been co-founder and Co-CEO of EFG Hermes, a leading investment bank based in the Middle East.

Jyrki Koskelo would also join the group as an independent non-executive director. Koskelo was currently a board member, and chair of the Investment Committee, of Africa Agriculture and Trade Investment Fund, based in Luxembourg.

At 8:59am: [LON:GMS] Gulf Marine Services PLC share price was 0p at 7.07p

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