In order to slow down the spreading of the COVID-19 coronavirus, Finnish authorities have prohibited organising events of more than 500 people. Authorities also recommend smaller events not be held.
We urge shareholders to seriously consider not attending the Annual General Meeting so that we can ensure that the meeting can be held. To ensure resolutions can be made at the meeting, our biggest shareholders have notified us that they support the Board proposals presented in the Notice of General Meeting.
We recommend video streaming the meeting instead of attending it. If you wish, you can authorise a person of your choice to represent you at the meeting. Additional information can be found at www.kesko.fi/en/investor/General-Meeting.
There will be no refreshments served or gifts given at the meeting. Parking at Messukeskus is subject to a charge.
If you have registered for the Annual General Meeting and wish to cancel your attendance, please notify us as soon as possible, on 25 March at the latest, by
Additional information can be found at www.kesko.fi/en/investor/General-Meeting.
Further information is available from Lasse Luukkainen, Group General Counsel, tel. +358 105 322 818, and Hanna Jaakkola, Vice President, Investor Relations, tel. +358 105 323 540.
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