Beach Energy appoints two new directors

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by Rachael Jones

Beach Energy (ASX:BPT) has appointed Matt Kay as a director and Managing Director effective from today.

He has been Chief Executive Officer of Beach Energy since May 2016.

Sally-Anne Layman has also been welcomed as an independent non-executive director.

Her career has spanned 25 years as a mining professional, corporate financier, advisor and company director, including 14 years at Macquarie Group where she was Joint Head of the Perth office for the Metals, Mining & Agriculture Division.

Chairman Glenn Davis says Beach has been seeking to increase gender diversity on the board over the past 18 months.

Shares in Beach Energy (ASX:BPT) are trading 1.97 per cent lower at $1.99.

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