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Change - Announcement Of Cessation :: Resignation As Executive Director And Chief Executive Officer

BackJun 18, 2018
Announcement Title Change - Announcement of Cessation
Date & Time of Broadcast Jun 18, 2018 8:14
Status New
Announcement Sub Title Resignation as Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
Announcement Reference SG180618OTHR0NBV
Submitted By (Co./ Ind. Name) Christina Tham
Designation Head of Legal, Compliance and Company Secretarial
Description (Please provide a detailed description of the event in the box below) Mr. Philip Levinson, has given notice to the Board to resign as Executive Director and Chief Executive Director (CEO) of Cromwell EREIT Management Pte. Ltd., and his effective date of cessation would be 31 August 2018. Mr. Levinson will remain as Executive Director and CEO until 31 August 2018 and will be working closely with the Board to achieve a smooth transition.

Mr. Levinson will remain in Singapore and intends to pursue other business interests including the provision of advisory services to the Cromwell Property Group.

The Board has commenced the process for the search for the new CEO, and the new CEO will be announced when the appointment is made.

Sponsorship statement:

Goldman Sachs (Singapore) Pte. and UBS AG, Singapore Branch are the joint issue managers for the Offering. DBS Bank Ltd., Goldman Sachs (Singapore) Pte., and UBS AG, Singapore Branch are the joint global coordinators for the initial public offering of the units in Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust (the ''Offering''). DBS Bank Ltd., Goldman Sachs (Singapore) Pte., UBS AG, Singapore Branch, Daiwa Capital Markets Singapore Limited and CLSA Singapore Pte Ltd are the joint bookrunners and underwriters for the Offering.
Additional Details
Name Of Person Philip Levinson
Age 54
Is effective date of cessation known? Yes
If yes, please provide the date 31/08/2018
Detailed Reason (s) for cessation Resignation to pursue other business interests, including the provision of advisory services to the Cromwell Property Group.

Are there any unresolved differences in opinion on material matters between the person and the board of directors, including matters which would have a material impact on the group or its financial reporting? No
Is there any matter in relation to the cessation that needs to be brought to the attention of the shareholders of the listed issuer? No
Any other relevant information to be provided to shareholders of the listed issuer? No
Date of Appointment to current position 17/08/2017
Does the AC have a minimum of 3 members (taking into account this cessation)? Yes
Number of Independent Directors currently resident in Singapore (taking into account this cessation) 2
Job Title (e.g. Lead ID, AC Chairman, AC Member etc.) Executive Director and CEO
Role and responsibilities Executive Director and CEO of Cromwell EREIT Management Pte. Ltd., the Manager of Cromwell European Real Estate Investment Trust ("CEREIT"). Works with the Board of Directors to determine the strategy and is responsible for overall day-to-day management and operations of CEREIT.
Familial relationship with any director and/ or substantial shareholder of the listed issuer or of any of its principal subsidiaries None.
Shareholding interest in the listed issuer and its subsidiaries? No
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Cambridge SPV1 LLP
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Asia Pacific Real Estate Association Limited
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Cromwell SG SPV 3 Pte. Ltd.
Cromwell SG SPV 4 Pte. Ltd.
Cromwell SG SPV 5 Pte. Ltd.