The board of Sefton announces the appointment of Raylene Whitford to the Board with effect from 22 April 2015. As announced on 31 March 2015, Ms Whitford was appointed as the Company's Chief Financial Officer, initially a non-Board position, and today she has also been appointed as a director of the Company and Company Secretary.
Ms Whitford is a Chartered Accountant (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) with business experience in both her native Canada and the UK. She spent seven years working for KPMG LLP in London, where she worked with a number of oil companies of various sizes and locations, before moving in 2014 to work for an independent oil drilling contractor in Alberta, Canada.
The Board also announces the resignation of Daniel Levi as Interim Executive Chairman and he has left the Board with effect from 22 April 2015 to pursue his other interests. The Board has also received notice from Clem Chambers (a Non-Executive Director) that he plans to stand down as a director of the Company in late April or early May. A further announcement will be made at the appropriate time.