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Pets at Home Grp - Directorate Change

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Pets At Home Group Plc
08 December 2020




Pets at Home Group Plc: Directorate Change 


Pets at Home Group Plc, the UK's leading Pet Care Business, announces that Karen Whitworth, independent non-executive Director and Chair of the Audit and Risk Committee, has informed the Board of her intention to stand down from the Board on 20 May 2021. 

This follows Karen's decision to accept the role of non-executive Director with Tesco plc which commences on 18 June 2021. 

The Company has commenced a search for a successor and will make an announcement in due course.


Ian Burke, Chairman of Pets at Home, commented: "I wish Karen all the best for the future and would like to take this opportunity to thank her for her valuable contribution to Board and Audit and Risk Committee discussions this year."


This disclosure is given in accordance with Listing Rule 9.6.11.



Pets at Home Group Plc:

Lucy Williams, Company Secretary

+44 (0)161 468 6688


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Roger Tejwani, Director of Investor Relations & External Communication
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About Pets at Home

Pets at Home Group Plc is the UK's leading pet care business; our commitment is to make sure pets and their owners get the very best advice, products and care. Pet products are available online or from our 451 stores, many of which also have vet practices and grooming salons. Pets at Home also operates a UK leading small animal veterinary business, with 440 First Opinion practices located both in our stores and in standalone locations, as well as five Specialist Referral centres. For more information visit: http://investors.petsathome.com/



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