The combined Annual General Meeting of Getlink took place in Marcq-en-Baroeul (Nord) on Thursday 18 April 2019. The quorum of shareholders this year reached 73.55% of shares with voting rights, out of a base of a total of 393,673,215 shares present or represented.
All of the resolutions put to a vote by the Board of Directors were approved by a large majority1, with the resolutions relating to the increase in dividend and executive pay for 2019 being approved with, respectively, 98.92% and 97.74% of the vote.
The Ordinary General Meeting of the Groupe, having approved the accounts, voted for a dividend of 36 centimes per share, an increase of 20% compared to the previous year and representing a payment of €198 million for this year.
1 The detail of the votes for each resolution will be published on the group’s website under Combined AGM for Getlink: