Quixant PLC

Appointment of Non-Executive Director

RNS Number : 5705K
Quixant PLC
23 April 2020

23 April 2020


Quixant plc

("Quixant" or the "Group")


Appointment of Non-Executive Director


Quixant (AIM: QXT), a leading provider of innovative, highly engineered technology products principally for the global gaming and broadcast industries, announces that it has appointed Nigel Payne to the Board as an Independent Non-Executive Director with effect from 1 July 2020.


Nigel is an experienced executive and non-executive director with a 30-year career spanning public and private boards. In addition to considerable PLC experience, Nigel brings to Quixant deep knowledge of the Gaming industry, having previously held the CEO role of Sportsbetting PLC, one of the world's largest internet gaming companies. Current board positions include Chairman of Gateley (Holdings) PLC and Green Man Gaming Holdings Plc and Non-Executive Director of GetBusy PLC and Ascot Racing Betting and Gaming Limited .


Upon appointment Nigel will become a member of the Company's Audit Committee and Remuneration Committee.


Michael Peagram, Chairman of Quixant, commented: "We are delighted to welcome Nigel to the Board. His extensive Gaming industry insight, coupled with PLC board experience, will be a valuable complement to the Quixant Board."



The following information on Nigel Terrence Payne, aged 60, is provided in accordance with Rule 17 of the AIM Rules for Companies under Schedule 2(g):


Current Directorships

Past Directorships (within last 5 years)

Green Man Gaming Holdings Plc

ECSC Group Plc

Green Man Gaming Limited

EG Solutions Limited

Ascot Racecourse Betting and Gaming Limited

KCR Residential REIT PLC

Getbusy Plc

Stride Gaming Plc

Gateley (Holdings)Plc

Perpetuus Advanced Materials Plc

Bubble Stuff Limited

Gama Aviation Plc

Merlin Consultancy Ltd

Idiaz Consultancy Ltd

Merlin Financial Advisors LLP

Gametech Plc


Nigel does not hold any shares or options in the Company.




For further information please contact:

Quixant plc

Tel: +44 (0)1223 892 696

Jon Jayal, Chief Executive Officer

Guy Millward, Chief Financial Officer




Nominated Adviser and Broker:


finnCap Ltd

Tel: +44(0)20 7220 0500

Matt Goode / Simon Hicks/ Hannah Boros (Corporate Finance)


Alice Lane (Corporate Broking)




Financial PR:

Tel: +44 (0) 20 3405 0205

Alma PR


John Coles / Susie Hudson / David Ison




About Quixant

Quixant, founded in 2005, designs and manufactures highly optimised computing solutions and monitors principally for the global gaming industry. The Company is headquartered in Cambridge in the UK where the global sales function is based. North America sales and sales support is run from their subsidiary in Las Vegas. Quixant has its own manufacturing and engineering operation based in Taiwan and software engineering and customer support team based in Italy. All the specialised products software and manufacturing are produced in-house and Quixant owns all its own IP some of which is protected by patents and design rights.

In November 2015 Quixant acquired Densitron Technologies plc. Densitron has a strong heritage in the sale of electronic display solutions to global industrial markets. Through Densitron's experienced sales team, Quixant has a robust platform to build its business into wider industrial markets. In-depth information on the Company's products, markets, activities and history can be found on the corporate website at www.quixant.com.


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