RNS Number : 2944Q
Coro Energy PLC
17 June 2020

17 June 2020

Coro Energy plc

("Coro", or the "Company")


Settlement Agreement


Coro Energy, the Southeast Asian focused upstream oil and gas company, announces that, having received appropriate legal advice on legal action threatened against the Company, it has entered into a settlement agreement with James Menzies, the Company's former Chief Executive Officer, in connection with the termination of his service agreement announced on 2 April 2020 (the "Settlement Agreement"). Under the Settlement Agreement Mr. Menzies has agreed to waive all claims against the Company and will receive a cash termination/notice payment (inclusive of legal fees) of £132,000.

The Settlement Agreement constitutes a related party transaction under the AIM Rules for Companies pursuant to Mr. Menzies directorship of the Company within the last 12 months.  The directors of the Company consider, having consulted with the Company's nominated adviser, that the terms of the Settlement Agreement are fair and reasonable insofar as the Company's shareholders are concerned.

For further information please contact:

Coro Energy plc

James Parsons, Non-Executive Chairman


Via Vigo Communications Ltd




Cenkos Securities plc (Nominated Adviser)

Ben Jeynes

Katy Birkin



Tel: 44 (0)20 7397 8900

Vigo Communications Ltd (IR/PR Advisor)

Patrick d'Ancona

Chris McMahon


Tel: 44 (0)20 7390 0230

Mirabaud Securities Ltd (Joint Broker)

Peter Krens

Ed Haig-Thomas



Tel: 44 (0)20 3167 7221

Canaccord Genuity Ltd (Joint Broker)

Henry Fitzgerald-O'Connor

James Asensio


Tel: 44 (0)20 7523 4617



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