Bekaert: Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders


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Bekaert Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders 

  • Quorum of 50% reached
  • Double voting right not approved

Today, Bekaert’s Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders took place at the headquarters in Zwevegem.

The meeting did not approve the introduction of double voting right. As a result, the one share-one vote principle continues to apply to all shareholders.

The other proposed changes to the Articles of Association were approved, including the option for shareholders to vote prior to the general meeting.

Related press release: 12 May 2021 Bekaert announces proposed introduction of double voting right and changes to Board composition 2022