(2016-04-21) Kitron ASA held its Annual General Meeting on 21 April 2016. 121 651 689 shares, amounting to 70.33 per cent of the share capital were represented at the meeting.
All proposals were resolved as presented in the notice issued on 31 March 2016.
After the general meeting, the board of Kitron comprises the following shareholder and employee elected members:
Shareholder elected members:
Tuomo Lähdesmäki (chairman) (re-elected)
Arne Solberg (re-elected)
Martynas Cesnavicius (re-elected)
Employee elected members:
The Annual General Meeting approved the proposed dividend of NOK 0.21 per share. The dividend will be distributed to Kitron ASA's shareholders as they appear in the company's shareholder register in VPS as at the end of 25 April 2016, being the company's shareholders at the date of the general meeting, 21 April 2016, based on normal T+2 settlement. The company's shares will trade on the Oslo Stock Exchange exclusive the right to receive dividend as from 22 April 2016. The dividend is expected to be paid on or about 4 May 2016.
The minutes from the Annual General Meeting are attached.
For further information please contact:
Peter Nilsson, CEO of Kitron ASA, tel. +47 94 84 08 50
Cathrin Nylander, CFO of Kitron ASA, tel. +47 90 04 32 84
Kitron is one of Scandinavia's leading electronics manufacturing services companies for the Defence/Aerospace, Energy/Telecoms, Industry, Medical equipment and Offshore/Marine sectors. The company is located in Norway, Sweden, Lithuania, Germany, China and the United States. Kitron had revenues of about NOK 1.95 billion in 2015 and has about 1 250 employees. www.kitron.com
This information is subject of the disclosure requirements acc. to §5-12 vphl (Norwegian Securities Trading Act).