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Foxtons Group PLC
21 December 2021



Tuesday 21 December 2021

Foxtons Group plc (the "Company" or "Group"), London's leading estate agency, today announces the appointment of Chris Hough as Chief Financial Officer ("CFO") and as an Executive Director. Chris will succeed Richard Harris who has tendered his resignation in order to take up the position of Chief Financial Officer of The Rank Group Plc.

Chris is expected to become CFO and a Director of the Group in April 2022. Chris is currently the Group's Director of Finance and Company Secretary, having joined Foxtons in May 2019. In this role, Chris has gained a comprehensive understanding of the Foxtons operations and played a key role in the financial management of the business. Prior to joining Foxtons, Chris spent over 10 years at Deloitte where he was a Director and qualified as a Chartered Accountant.

Richard will remain with the Group until April 2022 to ensure an orderly handover with Chris.

Foxtons CEO, Nic Budden commented:

"I am delighted that Chris is stepping up to become Chief Financial Officer. His skills, experience and knowledge of the business mean he is well placed to support the execution of the Company's strategy.

Richard has made a significant contribution in his time with Foxtons and I would like to thank him for his dedication and positive impact on the business. I wish Richard all the best with his new opportunity."

Foxtons CFO, Richard Harris commented:

"Foxtons is a great Company and I have thoroughly enjoyed my time in the business. I'm very proud of the improvements we have made in recent years and firmly believe Foxtons is well placed to deliver success in the future."


The Group confirms that there is no further information to be disclosed under the requirements of Listing Rule 9.6.13R.                         


For further information, please contact:

Foxtons Group plc

Nic Budden, Chief Executive Officer

Muhammad Patel, Investor Relations

+44 20 7893 6261


Sanctuary Counsel

Robert Morgan / Rachel Miller

+44 7557 413 275 / +44 7918 606 667



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