Directorate Change

Goldplat plc / Ticker: GDP / Index: AIM / Sector: Mining & Exploration

6 May 2022

Goldplat plc ('Goldplat' or 'the Company')

Directorate Change

Goldplat, the AIM listed gold producer, with international gold recovery operations located in South Africa and Ghana, announces that Matthew Robinson, non-executive Chairman, has informed Goldplat of his intention to resign as a director of the Company but that he intends to remain in his role until the next AGM to allow reasonable time for Goldplat to make appropriate alternative arrangements and ensure a smooth transition.

Commenting on his intended resignation, Matthew Robinson said:
"Since my appointment as a director and Chairman at the 2016 Annual General Meeting, Goldplat has undertaken a transformation of strategy which has now been completed. The Group is now profitable and well financed, it has been returning cash to shareholders through a share buyback programme and it is at the forefront of ESG standards amongst its peers.
"Management have many excellent initiatives for taking the Group forward and this provides a solid platform for future shareholder returns. I have much enjoyed working with my colleagues in South Africa and Ghana and I wish the enterprise well."

Goldplat will undertake a review of its governance requirements, including board composition and the balance of independent non-executive directors, and update the market accordingly in due course.

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Werner Klingenberg Goldplat plc (CEO) Tel: +27 (82) 051 1071
Colin Aaronson / George M Grainger Grant Thornton UK LLP (Nominated Adviser) Tel: +44 (0) 20 7383 5100
Jessica Cave / Andrew de Andrade WH Ireland Limited (Broker) Tel: +44 (0) 207 220 1666
Tim Thompson / Mark Edwards / Fergus Mellon Flagstaff Strategic and Investor Communications Tel: +44 (0) 207 129 1474
goldplat@flagstaffcomms.com