DIRECTOR’S DEALS: Serco chief Rupert Soames buys £128400 of shares in the outsourcing firm

City Finance Reporter for the Daily Mail


Rupert Soames, boss of Serco, has bought 120,000 shares in the outsourcing firm for 107p each.

The 57-year-old married father of three, a grandson of Sir Winston Churchill and brother of Tory MP Sir Nicholas Soames, bought the shares at the end of last week. 

The outlay of £128,400 has already paid off with the shares at 112p last night – valuing the ones he bought at £134,400. 

Soames, the former chief executive of power hire group Aggreko, took over at Serco in 2014 and has a basic annual salary of £850,000. 

He earned a total of £2.2m last year.


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