Evotec SE Annual General Meeting 2023 approves all proposed agenda items


Hamburg, Germany, 20 June 2023:
Evotec SE (Frankfurt Stock Exchange: EVT, MDAX/TecDAX, ISIN: DE0005664809; NASDAQ: EVO) today announced that its shareholders approved all proposals the Company’s Management put to vote at the Company’s virtual Annual General Meeting 2023 with the required majority.

Under the topic “Ahead of the curve – leading in our four focus areas”, Chief Executive Officer Dr Werner Lanthaler and Chief Financial Officer Laetitia Rouxel presented to the Company’s shareholders an update and outlook of Evotec’s strategic, scientific, and technological developments, as well as the Company’s business performance and commitment to a sustainable growth strategy.

All actions of the Management Board and the Supervisory Board for the fiscal year 2022 as well as all other agenda items were approved by the Annual General Meeting 2023 with the required majority. Likewise, the presented Remuneration Report 2022 of Evotec SE received the majority approval of the shareholders.

The Annual General Meeting 2023 also agreed to amend the Company’s Articles of Association to enable virtual general meetings and other amendments in connection with virtual and hybrid general meetings and confirmed the appointment of BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Hamburg, as auditors for the fiscal year 2023.

In total, 67.80% of the registered share capital was represented at the virtual Annual General Meeting 2023. Furthermore, the Management Board announced that the Company will report its financial results for the first half-year of 2023 – including an analysis of Q1 2023 developments – on 29 August 2023.

More information on the Company’s Annual General Meeting including the voting results on all agenda items can be found on the Company’s website at https://www.evotec.com/en/invest/annual-general-meeting.


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