Power Metal Resources plc (LON:POW) the AIM listed metals exploration and development company is pleased to announce the grant of options to Executive Directors (“Director Options”) and the creation of an options Pool to incentivise key advisors and consultants to the Company.
The exercise price for the options granted will be 2.0p per ordinary share of 0.1 pence each in the Company (“Ordinary Share”) representing a premium of 122% to the closing mid-market share price on 29 July 2020 of 0.9p. All options will have a three-year life to expiry from today’s date.
Executive Director Options
The Company’s Executive Directors are to be awarded 20,000,000 options over Ordinary Shares allocated as 12,500,000 to Paul Johnson, Chief Executive Officer and 7,500,000 to Andrew Bell, Chairman (the “Director Options”). The Director Options will vest immediately, and, if possible, the Director Options are to be awarded under an Enterprise Management Incentive (“EMI”) tax protective scheme.
The Director Options will be subject to a condition that they may only be exercised when Power Metal has traded with a volume weighted average share price of 2.0p or higher for at least 6 months.
Options Pool for Advisors and Consultants to the Company
The Company has also created an Options Pool totalling options over 15,000,000 Ordinary Shares with a life to expiry of three years and an exercise price of 2.0p per Ordinary Share (the “Advisor Options”) for distribution at the Board’s discretion to business advisors and consultants who are, or may become, key to business growth and development and have been, or may be, important to the strategic and financial positioning of the Company.
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30 July 2020