Lippstadt, 25 September 2015.
On September 25, the shareholders of HELLA KGaA Hueck & Co., one of the world’s leading car suppliers, approved the dividend proposal of EUR 0.77 per share provided by the management at the first ordinary general meeting since the public listing. Thus, the dividend for the fiscal year amount for 30 per cent of the net profit as announced in course of the IPO.
The shareholders also ratified the acts of management of the General Partners, the shareholders’ committee and the supervisory board in the expired fiscal year with a large majority. Previously, CEO Dr Rolf Breidenbach reported on the fiscal year 2014/2015 and answered the questions of the shareholders.
Besides Dr Breidenbach Prof Dr Michael Hoffmann-Becking, chairman of the supervisory board, and Manfred Wennemer, chairman of the shareholders’ committee, addressed the shareholders, who were present in large numbers: Approximately 500 shareholders attended the first Annual General Meeting of the family-owned company in Lippstadt.