The annual general meeting of shareholders is held in Stockholm, Sweden. The Annual General Meeting (AGM) was held in Stockholm, Sweden, August 23. The date and venue for the meeting will be announced on Elekta’s websitewww.elekta.com not later than in connection with the third interim report May–January. Notification of the annual general meeting is published, according to the rules of the Swedish companies act, not earlier than six weeks and not later than four weeks in advance of the meeting.
Shareholders who cannot attend in person may be represented by an authorized proxy. Only shareholders included in the shareholder register are entitled to vote. Shareholders with trustee-registered shares who wish to vote must request that they be entered in the shareholder register by the record date for the annual general meeting. The annual general meeting is held in Swedish, but all relevant documentation is also available in English. At the annual general meeting, shareholders have the opportunity to ask questions. Elekta always strives to ensure that the members of the board of directors, the executive management and the external auditor are present at the annual general meeting.
Series A shares entitle the holder to ten votes, while Series B shares carry one vote. Decisions are normally taken by simple majority, with the exception of those instances when Swedish law requires a qualified majority. All relevant documentation for the AGM is made available at the Company’s head office and on Elekta’s website, in Swedish and English.
At the 2017 Annual General Meeting of Elekta AB (publ), 321 shareholders entitled to vote participated via representatives or personally, representing 66.0 percent of the votes in the company.
Please note that the above documents are translated from the Swedish language original. In the event of any differences between the translations and the Swedish language original, the latter shall prevail.