RNS Number : 5261L
02 August 2011


EBT Release


Notification of transactions of directors, persons discharging managerial responsibility or connected persons in accordance with DTR 3.1


The independent trustee of the SABMiller plc Employees' Benefit Trust ("EBT") notified the Company on 1 August 2011 that it had on 1 August 2011 exercised its discretion and released 167,000 ordinary shares in SABMiller plc to persons discharging managerial responsibility (PDMRs) participating in the Performance Share Award Scheme, as summarised in the table below. These shares relate to conditional awards made in 2008 to the PDMRs named below.


Name of PDMR

Shares released on 1 August 2011

Shares sold on 1 August 2011

Shares retained

Total beneficial holding as at 1 August 2011

N. J. Adami





A.J. Clark






Price per share for shares sold on 1 August 2011: £22.85

Date of transaction: 1 August 2011


Place of transactions: London, England


In accordance with the terms of the share awards sufficient shares were sold to meet tax liabilities.  The shares sold were purchased by the EBT. Following these transactions, the EBT holds a total of 6,387,674 ordinary shares in SABMiller plc in which certain senior employees including the following directors and PDMRs have an interest as potential beneficiaries: Mr E.A.G. Mackay, Mr. J.S. Wilson, Mr. N. J. Adami, Mr. M. J. Bowman, Dr. A. J. Clark, Ms. S. M. Clark, Mr J. Davidson, Mr N.T. Fell, Mr. C.A. van Kralingen, Mr K. G. Lippert and Mr A. Mervis.


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