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#ORPH Open Orphan PLC – Director dealings

Open Orphan plc (AIM: ORPH), (to be renamed hVIVO plc (AIM: HVO) effective 26 October 2022), a rapidly growing specialist contract research organisation (CRO) and world leader in testing infectious and respiratory disease products using human challenge clinical trials, announces that it has received notification that on 29 September 2022, Yamin ‘Mo’ Khan, Chief Executive Officer of the Company, purchased 510,204 ordinary shares of 0.1 pence each in the capital of the Company (“Shares”) at a price of 9.8 pence per Share. Following the purchase of shares Mo holds 510,204 ordinary shares representing approximately 0.08 per cent of the Company’s issued ordinary capital.


Yamin ‘Mo’ Khan, Chief Executive Officer of Open Orphan plc, said: The purchase of shares in the Company demonstrates both my commitment and my confidence in our long-term growth strategy. Since my appointment as CEO in February 2022, we have made significant progress, delivering continued growth and a record orderbook valued at c.£80m as of 1 September, which provides excellent forward visibility into H2 2022 and 2023.”


The information contained within this announcement is deemed by the Company to constitute inside information as stipulated under the Market Abuse Regulations (EU) No. 596/2014 (as implemented into English law) (“MAR”). With the publication of this announcement via a Regulatory Information Service, this inside information is now considered to be in the public domain.


For further information please contact:


Open Orphan plc

+44 (0) 20 7756 1300

Yamin Khan, Chief Executive Officer

Liberum Capital (Nominated Adviser and Joint Broker)

 +44 (0) 20 3100 2000

Ben Cryer/ Edward Mansfield/ Phil Walker/ Will King

finnCap plc (Joint Broker)

+44 (0) 20 7220 0500

Geoff Nash / James Thompson / Richard Chambers

Davy (Euronext Growth Adviser and Joint Broker)

+353 (0) 1 679 6363

Anthony Farrell

Walbrook PR (Financial PR & IR)

Stephanie Cuthbert / Phillip Marriage /
Louis Ashe-Jepson

+44 (0)20 7933 8780 or openorphan@walbrookpr.com

+44 (0) 7796 794 663 / +44 (0) 7867 984 082 /
+44 (0) 7747 515 393

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