Von Roll Hol­ding AG: 200th Annual Gene­ral Mee­ting held — all pro­po­sals of the Board of Direc­tors approved

Brei­ten­bach, 20th April 2023


As plan­ned, the 200th ordi­nary Gene­ral Mee­ting of Von Roll Hol­ding AG took place on April 19, 2023 at 10.30 a.m. at the SIX Con­ven­ti­on­Point in Zurich (Switz­er­land). All pro­po­sals pre­sen­ted by the Board of Direc­tors were appro­ved by a large majo­rity of the shareholders.

The annual report, finan­cial state­ments and con­so­li­da­ted state­ments as well as the actions of the Board of Direc­tors and Group Manage­ment were appro­ved for the finan­cial year 2022.

Dr. Peter Kalant­zis, Ger­hard Bruck­meier, August Fran­çois von Finck and Dr. Chris­tian Hen­ner­kes were elec­ted to ano­t­her sta­tu­tory one-year term as Mem­bers of the Board of Direc­tors. August Fran­çois von Finck was reelec­ted for a one-year term as Mem­ber of the Remu­ne­ra­tion Com­mit­tee. Dr. Peter Kalant­zis was newly elec­ted to the Remu­ne­ra­tion Com­mit­tee for a one-year term. Gerd Amt­stät­ter and Guido Egli did not stand for re-elec­tion and step­ped down from the Board of Direc­tors and the Remu­ne­ra­tion Com­mit­tee. Dr. Peter Kalant­zis was con­fir­med as Chair­man of the Board of Direc­tors for a one-year term.

The pro­po­sal put for­ward by the Board of Direc­tors to reelect Deloitte AG as sta­tu­tory audi­tors for the fis­cal year 2023 and Dr. Wal­ter M. Mül­ler as inde­pen­dent proxy was confirmed.

Both the total amount of com­pen­sa­tion for the Board of Direc­tors until the ordi­nary Gene­ral Mee­ting 2024 and the total amount of com­pen­sa­tion for the Exe­cu­tive Board for fis­cal year 2024 were approved.

The share­hol­ders appro­ved the intro­duc­tion of a capi­tal band and the other amend­ments to the Arti­cles of Association.


About Von Roll Hol­ding AG

Foun­ded in 1823, Von Roll is one of the lon­gest estab­lis­hed com­pa­nies in Switz­er­land. In the course of the com­pany’s history, Von Roll had to adapt several times to chan­ging mar­ket envi­ron­ments and has evol­ved from Switz­er­lan­d’s lar­gest steel and iron works into a high-tech indus­trial com­pany that is dri­ving the energy revolution.

Today, Von Roll is the glo­bal mar­ket lea­der for electri­cal insu­la­tion sys­tems that are used for the lar­gest wind tur­bi­nes. It deve­lops high-per­for­mance mate­ri­als for the next genera­tion of bat­te­ries in the field of e‑mobility and pro­du­ces extre­mely dura­ble light­weight com­pon­ents for the air­craft indus­try. With 14 loca­ti­ons world­wide and around 1.000 employees, the group ser­ves cus­to­mers in more than 80 countries.


PR con­tact:                                                                                                                                    

Kent Gaert­ner



This media release con­tains infor­ma­tion based on the cur­rent state of know­ledge. Unfo­re­see­able risks and influ­en­ces may cause devia­ti­ons from the state­ments made. For more detailed infor­ma­tion on the com­pany and its busi­ness per­for­mance, please refer to the annual report and the half-year report of Von Roll Hol­ding AG. These can be down­loa­ded digi­tally at https://www. vonroll.com/en/.