HUHTAMÄKI OYJ STOCK EXCHANGE RELEASE 22.4.2021 AT 17:50
Transfer of Huhtamäki Oyj's own treasury shares
A total of 15,000 of Huhtamäki Oyj's own treasury shares have today been transferred without consideration to the Company's President and CEO Charles Héaulmé as part of his remuneration.
The directed issue is based on the authorization given by the Company's Annual General Meeting of 2021 and the decision by the Company's Board of Directors based on the authorization.
After the transfer, Huhtamäki Oyj holds a total of 3,395,709 own treasury shares (3.15% of all shares).
For further information, please contact:
Mr. Sami Pauni, Executive Vice President, Corporate Affairs and Legal, Group General Counsel, tel. +358 (0)10 686 7872
Huhtamaki is a key global provider of sustainable packaging solutions for consumers around the world, enabling wellbeing and convenience. Our innovative products protect on-the-go and on-the-shelf food and beverages, ensuring hygiene and safety, and help prevent food waste. We embed sustainability in everything we do. We are committed to achieving carbon neutral production and designing all our products to be recyclable, compostable or reusable by 2030.
We are a participant in the UN Global Compact and as of 2020, we received an MSCI ESG Rating of A, on a scale of AAA ─ CCC. To play our part in managing climate change, we have committed to set science-based targets through the Science Based Targets initiative. Huhtamaki has been awarded the Silver medal by EcoVadis for performance in sustainability.
With 100 years of history and a strong Nordic heritage we operate in 36 countries and 81 sites around the world. Our values Care Dare Deliver guide our decisions and help our team of 18,100 employees make a difference where it matters. Our 2020 net sales totaled EUR 3.3 billion. Huhtamaki Group is headquartered in Espoo, Finland and our parent company, Huhtamäki Oyj, is listed on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. Find out more about how we are protecting food, people and the planet on www.huhtamaki.com.