Board Chairman Ed Warner commented: “We are pleased to have attracted someone with the drive and experience of Patric to the Board and look forward to greater success for both him and for Panmure Gordon.”


Mr Johnson commented: “It is a great honour to be appointed to the Board of a company with the heritage of Panmure Gordon and I am keen to contribute to the further success of the Company and build upon the hard work of recent years.”


Patric Johnson, aged 43, has extensive experience; he joins the firm from Evolution Group (Acquired by Investec in 2012), where he served on the board of Evolution Securities and was Head of Distribution. Before joining Evolution Group, he was a Board member, co-founder and Chief Operating Officer within ICAP Equities. Patric has over 18 years of experience in the financial services community.


Patric is co-founder and on the board of Match Capital Limited, a business assisting early stage companies raise capital, as well as a Director of Hilary Close (Freehold) Limited, a non-trading company.