JPMorgan Claverhouse Investment Trust has appointed Jill May as an independent non-executive director with effect from 1 February.

May has had 25 years' experience in investment banking, 13 years in M&A with S.G. Warburg and 12 at UBS, focused on strategy and organisational change. She has broad knowledge of investment banking, asset management and private banking in the UK and EMEA.

She is a panel member of the Competition and Markets Authority and is a member of the CMA Enquiry into Retail Banking and SME Lending.

At 2:31pm: (LON:JCH) JPMorgan Claverhouse Investment Trust Plc share price was -9.5p at 585.75p