Applied Graphene Materials on Tuesday appointed David Jonathan Blain as Chief Financial Officer, and confirmed he would begin the role from 22 October.

Blain, a chartered accountant with over 30 years' experience, had worked in practice with Price Waterhouse and had operated for many years at board level in both fully listed and AIM companies, Applied Graphene Materials said.

Blain joined Applied Graphene Materials from Nanoco Group, a nanotechnology business specialising in semiconductor material licences and products for the display, lighting and bio diagnostic imaging markets, where he operated as Chief Financial Officer and Company Secretary.

At 9:59am: (LON:AGM) Applied Graphene Materials share price was 0p at 44.5p