Breitenbach, April 30, 2020 — As planned, the 197th Annual General Meeting of Von Roll Holding AG took place on April 30, 2020 at 10.30 a.m. at the headquarters in Breitenbach (Switzerland) without physical presence of the shareholders due to the Coronavirus. All proposals presented by the Board of Directors were approved by a large majority of the shareholders.
The management report, financial statements and consolidated financial statements for the 2019 financial year were approved. The actions of the Board of Directors and Executive Management were approved for the financial year 2019.
Dr. Peter Kalantzis, Gerd Amtstätter, Guido Egli, August François von Finck, Dr. Christian Hennerkes and Gerd Peskes were elected to another statutory one-year term as Members of the Board of Directors. Dr. Peter Kalantzis was confirmed as President of the Board of Directors for the next period.
All candidates for the People & Remuneration Committee, Gerd Amtstätter, Guido Egli and August François von Finck, were reelected. The proposal put forward by the Board of Directors to reelect Deloitte AG as statutory auditors for the financial year 2020 was confirmed. The shareholders approved all remuneration proposals for the Board of Directors and the Executive Board.
About Von Roll Holding AG: As a Swiss industrial company, Von Roll Holding AG focuses on products and systems for power generation, transmission, storage and distribution. Von Roll is a global market leader for electrical insulation products, systems and services and has a worldwide presence in 14 production sites with around 1,200 employees. The company supplies customers in over 80 countries.
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