LONDON--Barclays PLC (BARC.LN) said Monday Frits van Paasschen and Michael Ashley have been appointed non-executive Directors with effect from Aug. 1 and Sept. 1 respectively.
-Mr. Paasschen is an experienced CEO having also served as President and CEO of Coors Brewing Company between 2005 and 2007.
-Mr. Ashley is Head of Quality and Risk Management for KPMG Europe LLP, which forms part of the KPMG global network, where his responsibilities include the management of professional risks and also quality control.
-Shares at 0800 GMT up 5 pence, or 1.83%, at 292 pence valuing the company at 36.83 billion pounds.
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