Insiders buy shares in Benchmark

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Executive Chairman Peter George and Non-Executive Director Yngve Myhre have purchased shares.

According to a press release, George bought 1,000,000 ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in Benchmark at a price of 47 pence per share on 13 September 2019.

Following the transaction, Peter’s total beneficial interest in the Company is 1,000,000 Ordinary Shares, representing approximately 0.18 per cent of the Company’s issued share capital.

Yngve Myhre. PHOTO: Jogvan H. Gardar

Non-Executive Director Yngve Myhre bought 225,000 ordinary shares in Benchmark at a price of 44.44 pence per share on September 11. He then followed up with another 75,000 shares at a price of 47 pence on September 13.

Following the acquisition, Myhre holds 400,000 shares, corresponding to 0.7 percent of the company’s total number of shares.

Benchmark announces the appointment of Peter George as Chairman of the Board in May 2018. Yngve Myhre was appointed Non-Executive Director in November 2018.