In accordance with the resolution of the 2016 Annual General Meeting, Cristina Stenbeck convened a Nomination Committee consisting of members appointed by the largest shareholders in Kinnevik. The Nomination Committee is comprised of Cristina Stenbeck appointed by Verdere S.à r.l., Wilhelm Klingspor appointed by the Klingspor family, Edvard von Horn appointed by the von Horn family, James Anderson appointed by Baillie Gifford, and Ramsay Brufer appointed by Alecta.
The Nomination Committee appointed Cristina Stenbeck as Chairman of the Committee. This appointment deviates from the Swedish Corporate Governance Code. The other members of the Nomination Committee have explained the appointment as being in Kinnevik's and its shareholders' best interests and a natural consequence of Cristina Stenbeck leading the Nomination Committee's work in recent years and of her connection to Kinnevik's largest shareholder.
Information about the work of the Nomination Committee can be found on Kinnevik’s website www.kinnevik.com. Shareholders wishing to submit proposals to the Nomination Committee can do so in writing to firstname.lastname@example.org or to the Nomination Committee, Kinnevik AB, P.O. Box 2094, SE-103 13 Stockholm, Sweden.