Sappi Limited Directorate -- PROFESSOR M FELDBERG

Dec 20, 2012, 10:23 ET from Sappi Limited

JOHANNESBURG, Dec. 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Having reached Sappi's mandatory retirement age for non-executive directors, Professor M Feldberg will retire from the Sappi Board on 31 December 2012.  He will be succeeded as Lead Independent Director, by Sir Nigel Rudd, who has been a director of Sappi for more than six years.

Sappi Limited

(Registration number 1936/008963/06)

(Incorporated in the Republic of South Africa)

Share code: SAP       

ISIN: ZAE000006284)

NYSE code SPP

('Sappi' or the 'Company')

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