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AdEPT Telecom plc

(“AdEPT” or the “Company”)

Director increases shareholding

AdEPT (AIM: ADT), one of the UK’s leading independent providers of managed services for IT, unified communications, connectivity and voice solutions, was notified today that on 5 February 2018 Christopher Kingsman (Non-Executive Director) had increased his shareholding in the Company following the purchase of 5,000 ordinary shares of 10p each (“Ordinary Shares”) by Greenwood Investments Limited at a price of 285p per Ordinary Share.

Following the purchase, Mr Kingsman has a total beneficial interest in 4,020,000 Ordinary Shares held via Greenwood Investments Limited, representing approximately 17.0 per cent. of the current issued share capital of the Company.

For further information on AdEPT Telecom, please visit www.adept.co.uk or contact:

AdEPT Telecom Plc

Roger Wilson, Chairman

Ian Fishwick, Chief Executive

John Swaite, Finance Director


07786 111 535

01892 550 225

01892 550 243

Northland Capital Partners Limited

Nominated Adviser – Edward Hutton/Gerry Beaney

Broking – John Howes

 020 3861 6625

About AdEPT Telecom plc:

AdEPT Telecom plc is one of the UK’s leading independent providers of managed services for IT, unified communications, connectivity and voice solutions. The Company provides a complete communications portfolio of unified communications, IP telephony, IT services, equipment installation, managed services, Wi-Fi, IT and communications hardware and data connectivity products. AdEPT’s tailored services are used by thousands of customers across the UK and are brought together through the strategic relationships with tier-1 suppliers such as BT Openreach, Vodafone, Virgin Media, Avaya, Microsoft, Dell and Apple.

AdEPT is listed on the London Stock Exchange (Ticker: ADT). For further information please visit: www.adept.co.uk

The notification below is provided in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

1 Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities/person closely associated
a) Name Christopher Kingsman
2 Reason for the notification
a) Position/status Non-Executive Director
b) Initial notification/ Amendment Initial
3 Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor
a) Name AdEPT Telecom Plc
4 Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted
a) Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Identification code

Ordinary Shares of 10p each


b) Nature of the transactions Purchase of Ordinary Shares
c) Price(s) and volume(s)
Price(s) Volume(s)
285.0p 5,000
d) Aggregated information

–     Aggregated volume

–     Price



e) Date of the transaction 5 February 2018
f) Place of the transaction London Stock Exchange