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Ranplan Group AB (publ) appoints John Watson as new CFO

Published on June 14th 2019

Following an extensive process Ranplan has recently recruited John Watson, who will succeed Chris Caswell as the CFO of the Group, effective 1 July 2019. Chris Caswell will support John Watson for a transition period and will then retire.

“We thank Chris Caswell for his services in the past few years, which has allowed the Company to list its shares on Nasdaq First North in June 2018, and express our satisfaction that we have managed to bring such a seasoned professional as John Watson onboard”, says Alastair Williamson, CEO of Ranplan Group AB.

John Watson qualified as a Chartered Accountant (Admitted to ICAS in 1991) and spent several years in CA practice before moving into industry.

Between 2000 and 2015, John was UK Group Finance Director of IFG Group PLC, which includes the UK’s leading self-administered pension provider James Hay, and Saunderson House Ltd, one of London’s most prestigious financial and wealth managers specialising in advising Ultra High Net Worth individuals.

Prior to this, John worked in the Hotel & Leisure sector between 1994 and 2000, spending the last four years with global hotel group Marriott International as European Group Financial Controller for one of its two European divisions.

Between 2015 and 2016 John was COO of the regulated part of Equiniti plc.

Since 2016, John has been CEO of CFO & More and also holds several non-executive directorships initiated.

For further information, please contact:
Alastair Williamson, CEO
Tel: +44 7824 997 689

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FNCA Sweden AB, +46(0)8-528 00 399, is the Company's Certified Adviser at Nasdaq First North

About Ranplan
Wireless Ranplan Wireless is an innovative wireless technology company that has developed the World’s only solution that can plan, design and optimise inbuilding and outdoor wireless networks in coordination. Our solutions enable us to help an ecosystem of companies deploy the next generation of wireless networks for a range of applications in urban environments, supporting multiple technologies such as 4G LTE, 5G, Wifi and IoT, providing end users with an unmatched quality of experience.

Ranplan Wireless is a subsidiary of Ranplan Group AB (Nasdaq First North: RPLAN) whose head office is in Stockholm, Sweden. The group operates out of offices in the UK, US and China.

This information is such information that Ranplan Group AB is obliged to disclose under the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was provided by the above contact person for publication on June 14, 2019 at.18:00 CET.

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