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RentGuarantor Hldgs - Appointment of Non-Executive Director
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RentGuarantor Holdings PLC
12 October 2023

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12 October 2023


RentGuarantor Holdings PLC


(the "Company" or "RentGuarantor")


Appointment of Non-Executive Director



RentGuarantor (AQSE: RGG), a provider of rent guarantee services to prospective tenants across the socio-economic spectrum wishing to rent property in the UK private rental sector, is pleased to announce the appointment of David Cliff to the Board as Non-Executive Director with immediate effect.


David Cliff is a Professor of Computer Science at the University of Bristol, a post he has held since 2007. Prior to that, he held professorial faculty posts at the University of Southampton, and at the MIT Artificial Intelligence Laboratory. He also spent seven years working in cutting-edge technology research for Hewlett-Packard Labs, and previously held a position at Deutsche Bank London ("Deutsche") where he was a Director/Trader in Deutsche's Foreign Exchange Complex Risk team.


David Cliff is a Fellow of the British Computer Society, Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, and the Royal Society of Arts. In addition to his teaching and research at the University of Bristol, David is a member of the Data Analytics Academic Advisory Board for the Financial Conduct Authority. David has also served as a senior advisor on automated trading and artificial intelligence in financial markets to the UK Government Office for Science and other Government departments. He has been an expert witness in a number of major civil and criminal cases concerning intellectual property in automated trading systems.   


The following information is disclosed pursuant to rule 4.9 of the AQSE Growth Market Access Rulebook.


Current Directorships/partnerships

Previous Directorships/partnerships

Syritta Ltd

Market Acumen Ltd


Except as set out above, there is no further information regarding David Cliff that is required to be disclosed pursuant to rule 4.9 of the AQSE Growth Market Access Rulebook.


Paul Foy, CEO of RentGuarantor, said: "It is a pleasure to appoint David Cliff to the Board as Non-Executive Director. David's experience is of unique value to RentGuarantor - as a specialist in technology research, his advice will help expand the capabilities and efficiency of our service, and his knowledge of complex risk and financial markets will be of benefit to our progress as a publicly listed corporate business. I look forward to working closely with David to further support the growth of RentGuarantor."






For further information please contact: 


RentGuarantor Holdings PLC

Paul Foy, Chief Executive Officer                                                                                          

+44 207 193 4418 


Alfred Henry Corporate Finance Limited (AQSE Corporate Adviser)

Nick Michaels

Maya Klein Wassink                                                                                                               

+44 20 3772 0021


Zeus (Joint Broker)

Simon Johnson (Corporate Broking)

James Hornigold (Investment Banking)

+44 203 829 5000


Oberon Capital (Joint Broker)

Mike Seabrook

Nick Lovering

+44 (0) 203 179 5300


BlytheRay (Financial PR)

Tim Blythe

 Megan Ray

+44 207 138 3204


About RentGuarantor

RentGuarantor provides a rent guarantee service to tenants wishing to rent property in the UK from the Private Rental Sector ("PRS"). It is an online service where applications are managed on a secure and bespoke digital platform designed and built by the Company. The goal is to make the process as simple as possible, with applications only taking a few minutes and RentGuarantor completing the application on the same day.

RentGuarantor supplies its service to the whole of the market - students, both from the UK and overseas, employed people and people on benefits including Universal Credit, ensuring that everyone has the opportunity to live in their dream rental home.


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