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Robert Bailhache appointed Head of IR for Burford Capital

Burford Capital Limited (“Burford Capital” or “Burford” or “the Company”), the leading global finance and investment management firm focused on law, is pleased to announce that it has appointed Robert Bailhache as Head of Investor Relations to direct the Company’s public market investor relations activities and its European media activities.

Mr. Bailhache, who will take up his position with effect from 1 September 2019 and will be based in London, is a former Director of Communications for Direct Line Group, where he was an Executive Committee member, and Head of Group Press Office for HSBC Holdings, where he was responsible for global media relations.

He has acted for Burford Capital for a number of years, first as Managing Director, Financial Services at FTI Consulting, where he led financial communications advice on the Company’s initial public offering in 2009. More recently, he has advised Burford from Neustria Partners and Montfort Communications.

For further information, please contact:

Burford Capital Limited  
Elizabeth O’Connell, CFA, Chief Financial Officer +1 212 235 6825

About Burford Capital

Burford Capital is the leading global finance and investment management firm focused on law. Its businesses include litigation finance and risk management, asset recovery and a wide range of legal finance and advisory activities. Burford is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange, and it works with law firms and clients around the world from its principal offices in New York, London, Chicago, Washington, Singapore and Sydney.

For more information about Burford: www.burfordcapital.com