31 October 2016
Sound Energy plc
("Sound Energy" or the "Company")
Total Voting Rights and Executive Appointment
Sound Energy, the European and African focused upstream company, announces, in accordance with the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules, the following information as at 31 October 2016.
Class of share
Total number of shares
Number of voting rights per share
Total number of voting rights per class of share
Ordinary shares of 1p each ("Ordinary Shares")
No Ordinary Shares are held in treasury.
The above figure for total number of ordinary shares may be used by shareholders as the denominator for the calculations by which they will determine if they are required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the Company under the Financial Conduct Authority's Disclosure Rules and Transparency Rules.
The Company is also pleased to announce the appointment of Will Holland as Executive Vice President Business Development, further strengthening the Company's corporate development capability. Will brings with him more than 20 years' experience in the upstream industry, primarily gained in Africa and Europe, across a range of operational, commercial and financial roles. Having spent the first decade of his career with Halliburton, Will joined Macquarie in London as a Director in Macquarie's Oil and Gas team.
For further information please contact:
Vigo Communications - PR Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7830 9700
James Parsons, Chief Executive Officer
Smith & Williamson - Nominated Adviser
Tel: 44 (0)20 7131 4000
Cantor Fitzgerald Europe - Broker
Tel: 44 (0)20 7894 8896