The formal business was presented by PPL’s General Counsel and Company Secretary, David Harmsworth. The meeting also heard addresses from Performer Board Chair, John Smith and Chief Executive Officer, Peter Leathem, as well as reports from Director of Membership and Communications, Sarah Mitchell; Director of International, Laurence Oxenbury; and Director of People and Organisational Development, Kate Reilly.

At the APM, Jackie Davidson MBE and Peter Thoms were elected as Performer Directors by PPL-registered performers. They will sit on both the PPL Performer Board and main PPL Board. Eight candidates stood for the two Performer Director positions available: Jackie Davidson MBE, Mark Kelly, Gary Powell, David Rowntree, Lauren Rozwadowski, Nadine Shah, Peter Thoms, and Firas Waez.

The meeting looked back over the 2019 financial year, as outlined in the recently published Annual Performer Review, and touched on the impact of COVID-19 on PPL’s activities and revenues in 2020. To read the full story, visit our News section.

The recording of the APM is available to view below until 23.59 on Sunday 6 December.