Resolutions at the annual general meeting 2020 of Ørsted A/S

Today, Ørsted A/S held its annual general meeting where the following was adopted:

The audited annual report for 2019 and distribution of profit

  • Ørsted’s audited annual report for 2019 was approved.
  • Payment of dividend of DKK 10.5 per share was approved.

Discharge and remuneration and election

  • The Board of Directors and the Executive Board were discharged from liability.
  • The proposed remuneration of the Board of Directors for 2020 was approved.
  • The proposed amendment of the remuneration policy was approved.
  • The remuneration report was approved.
  • The proposed amendment of the articles of association was approved.
  • The annual general meeting re-elected Thomas Thune Andersen as Chairman, Lene Skole as Deputy Chairman, and Lynda Armstrong, Jørgen Kildahl, Dieter Wemmer and Peter Korsholm as members of the Board of Directors.
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers was re-elected as auditor of the company.

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