Annual General Meeting 2018: All resolutions approved

Zurich, April 24, 2018 – At the Annual General Meeting of Conzzeta AG on April 24, 2018, shareholders approved with great majority all proposals submitted by the Board of Directors. In aggregate, 85.2% of the votes had been represented.

Ernst Bärtschi, Chairman of the Board of Directors, opened the meeting with a presentation on the trends and relevance of China. Michael Willome, Group CEO, commented on business developments and the ongoing implementation of the strategic priorities.

After the presentations, shareholders approved the dividend increase by 45.5%, resulting in a dividend of CHF 16.00 per registered share A and CHF 3.20 per registered share B. The dividend will be paid on April 30, 2018.

Shareholders confirmed Ernst Bärtschi as President of the Board of Directors as well as the members of the Board of Directors and reelected the members of the Compensation Committee.

The AGM also approved the Compensation Report 2017, the compensation of the Board of Directors up until the ordinary AGM 2019 and the compensation of the Group Executive Committee for the business year 2019.

The meeting was closed with the presentation of the new image movie “Best in Foam” of the FoamPartner business unit. 

The next ordinary AGM of Conzzeta AG is scheduled for April 16, 2019, in Zurich.

The following documents are available on the website of Conzzeta:

  • Invitation, including AGM agenda
  • Presentation Ernst Bärtschi, Chairman of the Board of Directors
  • Presentation Michael Willome, Group CEO
  • Image movie FoamPartner
  • Minutes (as soon as available)

For further information please contact:
Michael Stäheli, Head Investor Relations & Corporate Communications
Phone +41 44 468 24 84
media@conzzeta.com

About Conzzeta
Conzzeta is a broadly diversivied Swiss group of companies. It stands for innovation, reliability and a long-term perspective. Conzzeta strives for leading positions in its target markets, above-average growth and long-term value creation. More than 4700 employees at over 60 locations worldwide aim to be "best choice" for customers, offering innovative solutions in Sheet Metal Processing, Sporting Goods, Foam Materials, Graphic Coatings and Glass Processing. Conzzeta AG is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX:CON).


 

Update on Q1 2018: Double-digit growth in all segments

Zurich, April 13, 2018 – The Conzzeta Group achieved revenue growth of 43.5% or CHF 430.6 million in the first quarter of 2018. Adjusted for changes in the scope of consolidation and at constant exchange rates, revenue growth amounted to 27.5%. Order intake for capital goods rose by 18.6%.

 

keyboard_arrow_right

Mammut Alpine School: expansion to Austria

Seon, April 10, 2018 - From summer 2018, outdoor enthusiasts in Austria will also be able to attend courses and tours at the Mammut Alpine School. The successful Swiss concept is expanding to Austria, offering unforgettable outdoor experiences for alpine sport fans. The new Mammut Alpine School will be led by Armin Reitner.

keyboard_arrow_right

Acquisition in the Sheet Metal Processing segment

Zurich, March 20, 2018 – Conzzeta has reported signing an agreement for the complete acquisition of the Italian technology company TTM Laser S.p.A., based in Cazzago San Martino, Brescia. TTM Laser has been operating since 2001; in 2017, its around 40 employees generated revenue of approximately EUR 14 million. The transaction is planned to be concluded in the coming weeks.

keyboard_arrow_right