March 21, 2014 11:38 UTC

Sandvik AB Nomination Committee’s Proposal to the 2014 Annual General Meeting Regarding the Composition of the Board

SANDVIKEN, Sweden--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The Nomination Committee of Sandvik AB (STO:SAND) proposes the re-election of the Board members Olof Faxander, Jürgen M Geissinger, Johan Karlström, Hanne de Mora, Anders Nyrén, Simon Thompson and Lars Westerberg. Anders Nyrén is proposed to be re-elected Chairman of the Board. Fredrik Lundberg has informed that he is not available for re-election.

The Nomination Committee comprises Anders Nyberg, Industrivärden, Chairman of the Nomination Committee, Håkan Sandberg, Handelsbanken AB, Handelsbanken’s Pension Foundation and Pension Fund, Kaj Thorén, Alecta, Anders Oscarsson, AMF and AMF Funds, and Anders Nyrén, Sandvik’s Chairman of the Board.

The Nomination Committee’s other proposals will be disclosed in the notice of the Annual General Meeting of Sandvik AB.

The Annual General Meeting will be held on 13 May 2014 at 17.00 CET at Göransson Arena in Sandviken, Sweden.

The Sandvik Group

Sandvik is a global industrial group with advanced products and world-leading positions in selected areas – tools for metal cutting, equipment and tools for the mining and construction industries, stainless materials, special alloys, metallic and ceramic resistance materials as well as process systems. In 2013 the Group had about 47,000 employees and representation in 130 countries, with annual sales of about 87,000 million SEK.

Stockholm, 21 March 2014

Sandvik AB

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Anders Nyberg, Industrivärden
Chairman of the Nomination Committee
+46 8 666 64 00

Source: Sandvik