Press release BoxID: 169951 (Graphit Kropfmühl GmbH)
  • Graphit Kropfmühl GmbH
  • Langheinrichstr. 1
  • 94051 Hauzenberg
  • Contact person
  • +49 (8586) 609-131

Graphit Kropfmühl AG: Resignation of the members of the supervisory board representing the shareholders' side

(PresseBox) (Kropfmühl, ) The four members of the supervisory board of Graphit Kropfmühl AG (ISIN DE0005896005 / WKN 589600) representing the shareholders' side will resign from their positions as members of the supervisory board with effect as of the expiration of the 5 May 2008. This concerns the following persons: Dr. Thomas Guth, at present chairman of the supervisory board, Frank Nörenberg, at present first deputy chairman of the supervisory board, Harald Schröder, at present second deputy chairman of the supervisory board, and Dr. Herbert Knahl.

The management board and the new major shareholder AMG Invest GmbH filed an application regarding the appointment of four members of the supervisory board until the end of the next annual general meeting on 3 July 2008 by the court in accordance with section 104 (2) of the German Stock Corporation Act (AktG) to the Local Court of Munich, commercial register. The management board recommended the commercial register to appoint Mr. Rainer Grohe, Mr. Klaus Josef Lutz, Dr. Heinz Schimmelbusch and Dr. Michael Witzel.

Financial Calendar
8th Small and Mid Cap Conference, Munich 29 April 2008
Interim report 1st quarter 2008 14 May 2008
Annual General Meeting, Munich 3 July 2008
Interim report 2nd quarter 2008 12 August 2008
German Equity Forum Autumn 2008 10 -12 November 2008
Interim report 3rd quarter 2008 18 November 2008

Graphit Kropfmühl GmbH

Graphit Kropfmühl AG is a specialist for the production of silicon-metal and a globally leading supplier of refined natural graphite, with locations in Europe, Asia and Africa. The company which is listed in the Prime Standard (ISIN: DE0005896005) provides its customers with silicon-metal and graphite solutions for various versatile applications. Silicon-metal is used in various industries such as chemical, aluminium, semiconductors and solar cells. Graphite, in addition to most sophisticated applications in the lubricant, carbon brush, and sinter industries, is gaining ever increasing importance in the chemical industry, for example in thermal insulation boards.