Press release

DSM announces results of 2014 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders

Heerlen, NL, 07 May 2014 19:15 CEST

Royal DSM today held its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.

The following items were approved:

  • Adoption of the Financial Statements for 2013
  • Adoption of the dividend for 2013 (see also separate press release)
  • Release from liability of the members of the Managing Board and Supervisory Board for their responsibilities in the financial year 2013
  • Reappointment of Mr. R-D. Schwalb as a member of the Managing Board
  • Appointment of Mrs. G. Matchett as a member of the Managing Board
  • Reappointment of Mr. R. Routs and Mr. T. de Swaan as members of the Supervisory Board
  • Appointment of KPMG Accountants N.V. as external Auditor for the financial years 2015, 2016 and 2017
  • Extension of the period during which the Managing Board is authorized to issue ordinary shares and to limit or exclude the preferential right when issuing ordinary shares
  • Authorization of the Managing Board to have the company repurchase shares
  • Reduction of the issued capital by canceling shares

For more information

Lieke de Jong-Tops

Senior Communications Manager
+31 45 578 2420

Dave Huizing

Vice President Investor Relations
+31 45 578 2864

Media Relations

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Investor Relations

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