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(Thomson Reuters ONE) - EcoSecurities Group plc ("EcoSecurities") Directorate ChangeDublin, Ireland - EcoSecurities Group plc ('EcoSecurities'),announces that Alec Dreyer is to take up a full-time position asExecutive Director (Chief Executive Officer) of a state-mandatedauthority in the United States and therefore must step down from hisposition as an independent non-executive director of EcoSecurities.Mr. Dreyer will continue to play a full role as non-executivedirector until he steps down from the Board of EcoSecurities and allBoard appointed Committees on 30 November 2009.Mr. Dreyer commented: "I regret that I won't be able to continue tobe a part of such a successful company in an exciting and challengingnew industry but I am confident that the company is being left invery capable hands with a strong board and senior management team."Mark Nicholls, Chairman, commented: "Alec has provided a significantcontribution to EcoSecurities since joining the company in February2008, particularly his expertise in the area of clean energy. Onbehalf of everyone at EcoSecurities, I would like to thank him forhis contribution to the company and wish him every success in his newendeavour." - Ends -ENQUIRIES:EcoSecurities +353 1 6139814James ThompsonRachel MountainRBS Hoare Govett +44 (0) 20 7678Justin Jones 8000Hugo FisherCitigate Dewe Rogerson +44 (0) 20 7638Kevin Smith 9571The directors of EcoSecurities accept responsibility for theinformation contained in this announcement. To the best of theknowledge and belief of the directors of EcoSecurities (who havetaken all reasonable care to ensure that such is the case), theinformation contained in this announcement is in accordance with thefacts and does not omit anything likely to affect the import of suchinformation.RBS Hoare Govett Limited, which is authorised and regulated in theUnited Kingdom by the Financial Services Authority, is actingexclusively for EcoSecurities and no one else in connection with thismatter and will not be responsible to anyone other than EcoSecuritiesfor providing the protections afforded to clients of RBS Hoare GovettLimited nor for providing advice in relation to this matter, thecontent of this announcement or any matter referred to herein.Under the provisions of Rule 8.3 of the Takeover Rules, if any person(other than a "recognised intermediary") is or becomes "interested"(directly or indirectly) in 1 per cent. or more of any class of"relevant securities" of EcoSecurities, all "dealings" in any"relevant securities" of EcoSecurities (including by means of anoption in respect of, or a derivative referenced to, any such classof "relevant securities") must be publicly disclosed in accordancewith Rule 2.9 of the Takeover Rules, including the details set out inRule 8.6 of the Takeover Rules, by no later than 3.30pm (London time)on the London business day following the date of the relevanttransaction. This requirement will continue until the date on whichthe offer becomes, or is declared, unconditional as to acceptances,lapses or is otherwise withdrawn or on which the "offer period"otherwise ends. If two or more persons "act in concert", to acquirean "interest" in "relevant securities" of EcoSecurities, they will bedeemed to be a single person for the purpose of Rule 8.3.Under the provisions of Rule 8.1 of the Takeover Rules, all"dealings" in "relevant securities" of EcoSecurities by the offeroror EcoSecurities, or by any of their respective "associates", must bedisclosed by no later than 12.00 noon (London) on the London businessday following the date of the relevant transaction.A disclosure table, giving details of the companies in whose"relevant securities" "dealings" should be disclosed, can be found onthe Irish Takeover Panel's website at TheIrish Takeover Panel also provides an appropriate form for anydisclosures under Takeover Rules 8.1 or 8.3.'Interests in securities' arise, in summary, when a person has longeconomic exposure, whether conditional or absolute, to changes in theprice of securities. In particular, a person will be treatedas having an 'interest' by virtue of the ownership or control ofsecurities, or by virtue of any option in respect of, or derivativereferenced to, securities.Terms in quotation marks are defined in the Takeover Rules, which canalso be found on the Irish Takeover Panel's website. If you are inany doubt as to whether or not you are required to make a disclosureunder Rule 8, you should consult the Irish Takeover Panel.In addition to copies of the documents listed as available forinspection in EcoSecurities' response circular to the offer of 77pence per ordinary share made by Guanabara Holdings B.V. (the"Offer") dated 4 August 2009, a copy of this announcement will beavailable for inspection at the offices of Matheson Ormsby Prentice,70 Sir John Rogerson's Quay, Dublin 2 during normal business hours onany weekday (Saturday, Sunday and public holidays excepted) whilstthe Offer remains open for acceptance.---END OF MESSAGE---This announcement was originally distributed by Hugin. The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.

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Date: 08/27/2009 - 08:03
Language: English
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