PDMR Share Dealing

December 20, 2012

Shire plc (LSE: SHP, NASDAQ: SHPG) announces that on December 19, 2012, Ann Judge exercised a Stock Appreciation Right Award granted under the Shire Portfolio Share Plan and sold the resulting American Depository Shares (“ADSs”). One ADS is equal to three Shire plc ordinary shares of 5p each.

Number of ADSs exercised

 

Exercise price

Number of ADSs received and sold

Sale price

15,000

$58.67

5,635

$93.6592

 

This notification relates to disclosures made in accordance with 3.1.4(R)(1)(a) of the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Tony Guthrie

Deputy Company Secretary

 

For further information please contact:

Investor Relations   

   

Eric Rojas

erojas@shire.com

+1 781 482 0999

Sarah Elton-Farr

seltonfarr@shire.com

+44 1256 894157

 

Notes to editors

Shire enables people with life-altering conditions to lead better lives.

Through our deep understanding of patients’ needs, we develop and provide healthcare in the areas of:

  • Behavioral Health and Gastro Intestinal conditions
  • Rare Diseases
  • Regenerative Medicine

as well as other symptomatic conditions treated by specialist physicians.

We aspire to imagine and lead the future of healthcare, creating value for patients, physicians, policymakers, payors and our shareholders.