The Annual General Meeting of Gerresheimer AG has approved a dividend of EUR 0.75 per share.
The dividend of EUR 0.75 per dividend-entitled share was to be paid out on May 4, 2015. This amount represents an increase of 7.1% against the prior year, when a dividend of EUR 0.70 per share was distributed.
A large majority voted in favor of the resolution formally approving the acts of the Management Board and Supervisory Board in financial year 2014. Andrea Abt was elected by a large majority at the Annual General Meeting as a new member of the Supervisory Board for shareholders. The Management Board remuneration system was also approved by a large majority. Deloitte & Touche GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Duesseldorf, was elected as auditor.
“I would like to thank our longstanding Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Gerhard Schulze, for his exceptional dedication and his tireless hard work for Gerresheimer AG. Mr. Schulze has worked for the benefit of the Company in various positions for more than 47 years. From 2008, he did so with great success as Chairman of the Supervisory Board.”