Directorate change - Dr Edwin Hertzog to retire as co deputy chairman and non-executive director of Remgro
Mediclinic International plc
(Incorporated in England and Wales)
Company Number: 08338604
LSE Share Code: MDC
JSE Share Code: MEI
NSX Share Code: MEP
("Mediclinic", the "Company" or the "Group")
22 November 2019
DR EDWIN HERTZOG TO RETIRE AS CO DEPUTY CHAIRMAN AND NON-EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF REMGRO
The Company announces that Dr Edwin Hertzog will retire as co deputy Chairman and non-executive
director of Remgro Limited ("Remgro", Mediclinic’s principal shareholder), with effect from the close of
Remgro’s Annual General Meeting, scheduled to be held on 28 November 2019.
As previously announced by Mediclinic on 24 July 2019, Dr Hertzog will retire as Chairman of the Group
at the conclusion of the Company’s 2020 Annual General meeting. A search for Dr Hertzog's successor
as Chairman has been initiated and the Board will provide an update when appropriate.
About Mediclinic International plc
Mediclinic is an international private healthcare services group, established in South Africa in 1983, with
divisions in Switzerland, Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia) and the United Arab Emirates.
The Group’s core purpose is to enhance the quality of life.
Its vision is to be the partner of choice that people trust for all their healthcare needs.
Mediclinic is focused on providing specialist-orientated, multi-disciplinary services across the continuum
of care in such a way that the Group will be regarded as the most respected and trusted provider of
healthcare services by patients, medical practitioners, funders and regulators of healthcare in each of
Mediclinic comprises 77 hospitals, five sub-acute hospitals, 13 day case clinics and 22 outpatient clinics.
Hirslanden operates 17 hospitals, two day case clinics and three outpatient clinics in Switzerland with
more than 1 900 inpatient beds; Mediclinic Southern Africa operations include 53 hospitals (three of
which in Namibia), five sub-acute hospitals and nine day case clinics (four of which are operated by
Intercare) across South Africa, and more than 8 500 inpatient beds; and Mediclinic Middle East operates
seven hospitals, two day case clinics and 19 outpatient clinics with more than 900 inpatient beds in the
United Arab Emirates.
The Company’s primary listing is on the London Stock Exchange ("LSE") in the United Kingdom, with
secondary listings on the JSE Ltd in South Africa and the Namibian Stock Exchange in Namibia.
Mediclinic also holds a 29.9% interest in Spire Healthcare Group plc, a leading private healthcare group
based in the United Kingdom and listed on the LSE.
For further information, please contact:
Company Secretary, Link Company Matters Limited
+44 (0)20 7954 9527
James Arnold, Head of Investor Relations, Mediclinic International plc
+44 (0)20 3786 8181
Brett Pollard/Ciara Martin – United Kingdom
+44 (0)20 3727 1000
Sherryn Schooling – South Africa
+27 (0)21 487 9000
Registered address: 6th Floor, 65 Gresham Street, London, EC2V 7NQ, United Kingdom
Joint corporate brokers: Morgan Stanley & Co International plc and UBS Investment Bank
JSE Ltd sponsor: Rand Merchant Bank (A division of FirstRand Bank Limited)
NSX sponsor: Simonis Storm Securities (Pty) Ltd
Date: 22/11/2019 09:00:00
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