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SeaLink CFO to retire and Managing Director Employment Contract Extended

Thursday 29th September 2016

SeaLink Travel Group (SLK: ASX) (SeaLink) today announced that its Chief Financial Officer (CFO), Mr Trevor Waller has informed the Board of his intention to retire from the Company and from full-time corporate life, effective March 2017.

Managing Director, Mr Jeff Ellison said “Trevor has been a pivotal member of the management team and an important contributor to the growth. His knowledge and dedication will be missed by all members of staff and the Board”.

Mr Waller said “The last 10 plus years have been a wonderful journey and I’m leaving SeaLink in a very strong position with an exciting future in front of it”.

The Company has commenced an executive search to identify a successor to Mr Waller. Mr Waller will remain with SeaLink until 31 March 2017 through the selection of a successor and to assist in the smooth transition to a new CFO.

SeaLink is also pleased to announce that Mr Jeff Ellison has extended his contract for an additional year to October 2019.

Chair, Mr McEvoy said “We thank Trevor for his dedication and wonderful contribution to the Company over his tenure, and wish him all the best in his retirement. At the same time, we are pleased Jeff has agreed to commit to the extension of his Contract, and the Board welcomes the stability this brings through the process of engaging Trevor’s successor”.

The Company continues to develop its Corporate team, with these changes and the addition of General Counsel and Company Secretary, Mr Paul Blewett earlier in the year.

SLK CFO Retirement September 2016 

For more information please call: Carla Schaefer, Investor Relations, SeaLink Travel Group, 0409 101 188 or [email protected]