Major shareholders

The total number of shares in issue is 51,261,685. The number of shares not in public hands at
04 April 2021 was 11,114,967 representing 21.68% of the issued share capital at that date.

The identity and percentage holdings of the Company’s significant shareholders are set out in the table below. This is based on our latest share register and TR-1 notifications, where applicable.

Shareholder Shares held Percentage
Schroders plc 9,073,629 17.70%
J O Hambro Capital Management Limited 4,000,000 7.80%
BGF Investment Management Limited 3,955,000 7.72%
Columbia Threadneedle Investments 3,019,185 5.89%
Sarasin & Partners 2,608,423 5.09%
River and Mercantile Asset Management LLP 2,554,250 4.98%

Directors’ shareholdings:

Shareholder Shares held Percentage
Alasdair MacDonald 509,526 0.99%
Susan Hurst 276,569 0.54%
Christopher Gill 19,230 0.04%
Julian Brown 19,230 0.04%