Outokumpu's shareholders' Nomination Board composition

October 3, 2016 at 2.00 pm EET

Outokumpu’s Shareholders’ Nomination Board consists of the representatives of the four largest shareholders registered in the shareholders’ register of the company on October 1 and the Chairman of the Board of Directors as an expert member. The Nomination Board has been established to annually prepare proposals on the composition of the Board of Directors and director remuneration for the Annual General Meeting.

On October 1, 2016 the four largest shareholders of Outokumpu were Solidium Oy, Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company, Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company and The Social Insurance Institution of Finland. They have appointed the following representatives to the Nomination Board:

  •  Kari Järvinen, Managing Director at Solidium Oy
  •  Pekka Pajamo, CFO at Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company
  •  Timo Ritakallio, President and CEO at Ilmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company
  •  Tuula Korhonen, Investment Director at The Social Insurance Institution of Finland

In addition, the Chairman of the Outokumpu Board of Directors Jorma Ollila serves as an expert member in the Nomination Board.

The Nomination Board will submit its proposals to Outokumpu’s Board of Directors on January 31, 2017 at the latest. The proposals will be published as a part of the notice to the Annual General Meeting.

For more information:

Investors: Tommi Järvenpää, tel. +358 9 421 3466, mobile +358 40 576 0288

Media: Corporate communications, tel. +358 9 421 3840

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