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Fortum Elects New Board Members and Approves Major Dividend, Authorizes Share Acquisition

BySamantha Jones

Mar 26, 2024
Board composition decided during Fortum’s general meeting

Fortum, an energy company, recently held a general meeting that resulted in the election of nine new board members. Mikael Silvennoinen was appointed as chairman and Essimari Kairisto as vice president. Additionally, Ralf Christian, Luisa Delgado, Jonas Gustavsson, Marita Niemelä, Prank Paavola, Johan Söderström, and Vesa-Pekka Takala were elected as board members.

During the meeting, it was decided to grant discharge from liability for the 2023 financial year to all individuals serving as board members and CEO in 2023. Furthermore, a dividend of EUR 1.15 per share was approved. The board was also given authorization to acquire the company’s own shares with a maximum of 20 million shares to be purchased. This authorization included both the acquisition and transfer of 20 million shares.

The decisions made at the general meeting were aimed at ensuring smooth operations and effective governance at Fortum moving forward. With new board members in place and various actions authorized, the company is well-positioned for success in the future.

By Samantha Jones

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