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Koninklijke DSM - AGM 08 May 2019

In general, Koninklijke DSM ("DSM") is in compliance with the Dutch regulations relating to the organisation and procedures of the Annual General Meeting.

Under ITEM 9b, the supervisory board seeks authorisation to increase the Company's share capital in connection with mergers, acquisitions and/or strategic alliances. In aggregate, the authorities requested to issue shares are limited to 20% of the Company's share capital, which exceeds' ECGS' guidelines. Consequently, ECGS recommends to vote OPPOSE.

There are no further peculiarities.

Royal DSM

Royal DSM is engaged in the creation of products and services in Life Sciences and Materials Sciences. Co.'s products and services are used globally in range of markets and applications in healthcare, pharmaceutical automotive and chemicals sectors. End markets include human and animal nutrition and health, personal care, pharmaceuticals, automotive, coatings and paint, electrics and electronics, life protection and housing. The activities of Co. are grouped into four clusters: Nutrition, Pharma, Performance Materials and Polymer Intermediates.


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