Print Page | Close Window

SABMiller PLC - EBT Additional Award

RNS Number:1519A
12 July 2007

SABMiller plc

Notification of Transactions of Directors/PDMR's in accordance with DTR3.1

                              EBT Additional Award

The independent trustee of the SABMiller plc Employees' Benefit Trust (the
'EBT'), notified the company on 11 July 2007 that it had on 9 July 2007
exercised its discretion and released 200,000 ordinary shares in SABMiller plc
to directors and persons exercising managerial responsibility (PDMR's)
participating in the Performance Share Award Scheme (the 'Scheme').

On 15 July 2005 the company announced that the TSR performance condition had
been achieved in respect of Scheme awards made on 9 July 2002. The directors/
PDMR's elected to retain these vested awards with the EBT for a further two
years. That period having expired, the trustee has awarded additional nil-cost
awards to the directors/PDMR's. The numbers of additional shares awarded and
those sold and retained by directors/PDMR's are set out below:

Name of Directors      Additional Shares sold to Shares retained   Revised Total
and PDMR's         shares awarded  meet PAYE and    by Director/      Beneficial
                     to Director/  NIC liability          PDMR's         holding
                           PDMR's                                  following EBT
                                                                  award and sale
E. A. G. Mackay         120,000         49,200          70,800         707,881
M. I. Wyman              80,000         32,800          47,200         448,796

Price per share for shares sold: £12.73

Date of sale: 9 July 2007

Date company informed of sale: 11 July 2007

The shares sold on behalf of the Directors/PDMR's to meet PAYE and NIC liability
(where applicable) were purchased by the EBT. Following these transactions, the
EBT holds a total of 3,736,028 ordinary shares in SABMiller plc in which certain
senior employees including the following Directors/PDMR's have an interest as
potential beneficiaries: Mr. E.A.G. Mackay, Mr. M.I. Wyman, Mr. N. J. Adami, Dr.
A.J. Clark, Ms. S. Clark, Mr. J. Davidson, Mr.N.T. Fell, Mr. C.A. van Kralingen,
Mr. N.T. Long, Mr. J. Nel, Mr. A.C. Parker and Mr. B.J.K. Smith.

John Davidson

General Counsel and Group Company Secretary

                      This information is provided by RNS
            The company news service from the London Stock Exchange


Share price data provided by vwd group & financial data provided byMorningstar.