STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 27 Mar 2013
Pöyry PLC : Directed share issue without consideration
PÖYRY PLC Company Announcement 27 March 2013 at 1.00 p.m.
The Board of Directors of Pöyry PLC has decided on a directed share issue without consideration in relation to the payment of a share based incentive.
In the share issue, 15,000 Pöyry PLC shares held by the company will be conveyed without consideration to the President and CEO Alexis Fries as a share based incentive, forming a part of his fixed remuneration in 2012 according to the terms and conditions of his service contract. More detailed information has been included in the Financial Statements 2012.
The decision on the conveyance of treasury shares by means of a directed share issue without consideration is based on the authorisation granted to the Board of Directors by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders held on 7 March 2013.
After the conveyance of shares, the company holds 683,155 treasury shares.
Anne Viitala, Executive Vice President, Legal and Commercial
Tel. +358 10 33 22811
Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company. We serve clients globally across the energy and industrial sectors and locally in our core markets. We deliver strategic advisory and engineering services, underpinned by strong project implementation capability and expertise. Our focus sectors are power generation, transmission & distribution, forest industry, chemicals & biorefining, mining & metals, transportation, water and real estate sectors. Pöyry has an extensive local office network employing about 7,000 experts. Pöyry's net sales in 2012 were EUR 775 million and the company's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).