bpost invites its shareholders to the Ordinary General Meeting of Shareholders

The Board of Directors of bpost NV/SA hereby invites the shareholders to the Ordinary General Meeting that will be held on Wednesday 8 May 2019 at 10 AM (Belgian time) at the BluePoint Brussels Conference & Business Centre, Bd. A. Reyers 80, 1030 Brussels, Belgium.

 

The agenda includes inter alia changes to the composition of the Board of Directors:

  • As from the Ordinary General Meeting, the mandate of Mr. François Cornelis will expire: upon recommendation of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee, the Board of Directors proposes to renew the mandate of Mr. François Cornelis as independent director for a term of four years.
  • Mrs. Anne Dumont, Mr. Laurent Levaux and Mrs. Caroline Ven are proposed to be appointed as directors upon nomination by the Belgian State in accordance with its nomination right under Article 21, §2 of the Articles of Association and upon recommendation of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee. 

The following documents are available on the website of the Company (http://corporate.bpost.be/investors/shareholders-meetings/2019):  

  • convening notice, including the agenda of the Ordinary General Meeting;
  • proxy form;
  • vote by correspondence form;
  • access map;
  • documents made available to shareholders on the agenda items (such as the curriculum vitae of the proposed Board members).

Shareholders are invited to arrive as from 9 AM (Belgian time) to proceed with the registration formalities.

Shareholders will only be allowed to participate in the Ordinary General Meeting with the number of shares they held on the Registration Date, i.e. 24 April 2019 at 24.00 (midnight Belgian time), and for which they have notified their intention to participate in the Ordinary General Meeting, irrespective of the number of shares they hold on the date of the Ordinary General Meeting.

Shareholders should notify their intention to participate in the Ordinary General Meeting no later than 2 May 2019.

Questions relating to this Ordinary General Meeting can be sent to GeneralMeeting@bpost.be.

 

For more information:

Press                                                                                              Investor Relations

Barbara Van Speybroeck                                                            Website: http://corporate.bpost.be/investors

T. +32 2 276 32 18                                                                       Saskia Dheedene / Stéphanie Voisin

                                                                                                        T. +32 2 276 76 43

 

Journalists will be able to follow the Meeting in the room. Please confirm your attendance in advance to press.relations@bpost.be.

About bpost

About bpost group 

bpost is Belgium’s leading postal operator and a growing parcel & omni-commerce logistics partner in Europe, North-America and Asia. Our 36,000 employees in Belgium and across the globe connect consumers, businesses and government, by delivering mail and parcels to millions of doorsteps and providing e-commerce logistics services. As a people- and planet-friendly company we create long-term sustainable value for our customers and shareholders. In 2020 bpost generated a turnover of EUR 4,154.6 million.

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