Zug, Switzerland – 21 June 2017 – Coca‑Cola HBC AG (“Coca‑Cola HBC”) today announces that all of the proposals of the Board of Directors (the “Board”) set out in the notice of the annual general meeting (“AGM”) dated 16 May 2017 were duly passed by the requisite majority of shareholders at its AGM held on Tuesday 20 June 2017.
The final results are set out below. A copy of the resolutions passed at the AGM has also been submitted to the National Storage Mechanism and will shortly be available for inspection at www.morningstar.co.uk/uk/NSM and on Coca‑Cola HBC's website at www.coca-colahellenic.com
Following the retirement of Mr. Antonio D’Amato from the Board as of the end of the AGM, Coca‑Cola HBC's shareholders elected Ms. Charlotte J. Boyle as a new non-executive member of the Board. Her biography can be found at www.coca-colahellenic.com
In addition, the AGM approved a dividend of EUR 0.44 per share to be paid out of the general capital contribution reserves. The full amount of EUR 0.44 per share will be paid on 25 July 2017 to holders of ordinary shares on the record date of 30 June 2017. The shares are expected to be traded ex-dividend as of 29 June 2017, in which case the last day on which the shares may be traded with the entitlement to receive dividends will be 28 June 2017.
For final ballot results please download the PDF
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About Coca‑Cola HBC
Coca‑Cola HBC is a leading bottler of The Coca‑Cola Company with a sales volume of more than 2 billion unit cases. It has a broad geographic footprint with operations in 28 countries serving a population of approximately 595 million people. Coca‑Cola HBC offers a diverse range of non-alcoholic ready to drink beverages in the sparkling, juice, water, sport, energy, tea and coffee categories. Coca‑Cola HBC is committed to promoting sustainable development in order to create value for its business and for society. This includes providing products that meet the beverage needs of consumers, fostering an open and inclusive work environment, conducting its business in ways that protect and preserve the environment and contribute to the socio-economic development of the local communities. Coca‑Cola HBC is ranked beverage industry leader in the Dow Jones Sustainability World and Europe Indices, and is also included in the FTSE4Good Index.
Coca‑Cola HBC has a premium listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE: CCH) and its shares are listed on the Athens Exchange (ATHEX: EEE). For more information, please visit http://www.coca-colahellenic.com.