Results of the Sibanye-Stillwater Annual General Meeting(PresseBox) (Herisau, )
The number of shares voted in person or by proxy was 2 293 903 355 representing 81.06% of Sibanye-Stillwater’s 2 829 789 481 total ordinary shares in issue. The resolutions proposed at the AGM and the percentage of shares voted for and against each resolution, as well as those which abstained, are set out below.
Due to more than 25% of the voting rights exercised voted against the company’s implementation report, shareholders are hereby invited, in line with the King IV Report on Corporate Governance for South Africa, 2016 and paragraph 3.84(k) of the JSE Listings Requirements, to raise all concerns and recommendations by email with the company from the date of this correspondence to 30 June 2022.
The company, through the remuneration committee, will address all legitimate objections and concerns raised in writing, and if required, engage further with shareholders. Feedback on the outcome of the process will be reported in terms of the applicable JSE Listing Requirements .
Shareholders who wish to participate in this process are requested to email the group company secretary, Lerato Matlosa, via email at email@example.com up until Thursday, 30 June 2022.
Sibanye-Stillwater is a multinational mining and metals Group with a diverse portfolio of mining and processing operations and projects and investments across five continents. The Group is also one of the foremost global PGM autocatalytic recyclers and has interests in leading mine tailings retreatment operations. For more information, visit our website at www.sibanyestillwater.com
FORWARD LOOKING STATEMENTS
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