Shareholders’ Nomination Board appointed at Detection Technology

Detection Technology Plc company announcement 3 September 2020 at 12:00 (EEST)

Shareholders’ Nomination Board appointed at Detection Technology

A Shareholders’ Nomination Board has been appointed at Detection Technology according to holdings on 1 September 2020. CEO of Ahlström Capital Lasse Heinonen has been appointed Chairman of the Nomination Board as the representative of Ac Invest Seven B.V., and Board Member of OP Fund Management Company Kalle Saariaho representing the OP mutual funds and Senior Vice President Pekka Pajamo of Varma Mutual Pension Insurance Company have been appointed as Members. The Chairman of Detection Technology’s Board of Directors Hannu Syrjälä serves as an expert of the Nomination Board. The organizing meeting of the Nomination Board was held on 3 September 2020.

The Shareholders’ Nomination Board is responsible for preparing and presenting proposals to the General Meetings concerning the remuneration and number on members of the Board of Directors, as well as proposals related to appointing members of the Board. The Nomination Board will submit its proposals for the next Annual General Meeting to the Board of Directors of Detection Technology at the latest on 29 January 2021.

The Nomination Board consists of three members appointed by the company’s three largest shareholders, each of which is entitled to nominate one member. The largest shareholders are determined based on the holdings listed in the shareholders’ register of the company maintained by Euroclear Finland Ltd as of the first working day in September preceding the next AGM. The Chairman of the Board of Detection Technology serves as an expert on the Nomination Board, but is not an official member of the Nomination Board and does not have voting rights.

Detection Technology Plc

Further information
Hannu Martola, President and CEO
+358 500 449 475, hannu.martola@nulldeetee.com

Nordea is the company’s Certified Advisor under the Nasdaq First North GM rules.

Detection Technology Plc
Detection Technology is a global provider of X-ray detector solutions for medical, security, and industrial applications. The company’s net sales totaled EUR 102 million in 2019. The company has 280 customers in 40 countries. Detection Technology employs around 500 people in Finland, China, France, and the US. The company’s shares are listed on Nasdaq First North Growth Market Finland under the ticker symbol DETEC.

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