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Jo Van Biesbroeck appointed Vice President of the Etex Board of Directors
12/11/2020
Jo Van Biesbroeck appointed Vice President of the Etex Board of Directors
After a diligent selection procedure, the Board of Directors of Etex has followed the advice of the Remuneration and Nomination Committee to nominate Jo Van Biesbroeck as the successor of Jean-Louis de Cartier as Chairman of the Board of Directors. The succession would be effective immediately after the proposed renewal of Jo’s Director’s mandate at the general shareholders’ meeting on 26 May 2021. To enable a smooth transition, between now and the general shareholders’ meeting, Jo Van Biesbroeck will serve as Vice-President of the Board of Directors.
Etex acquires Knauf’s plasterboard business in Australia
11/24/2020
Etex acquires Knauf’s plasterboard business in Australia
Zaventem, 24 November 2020 – Etex announces it has signed an agreement with Knauf to acquire its plasterboard business in Australia. With this move, Etex expands its footprint on the attractive Australian construction market with significant growth opportunities. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions, with finalisation expected early 2021.
Etex finalises its strategic shift to become a global leader in lightweight building solutions with the divestment of Creaton
10/22/2020
Etex finalises its strategic shift to become a global leader in lightweight building solutions with the divestment of Creaton
Zaventem, 22 October 2020 – Terreal, a French pioneer in roofing and innovative solutions for the building envelope, has signed a definitive agreement with Etex to acquire its clay roof tile business Creaton. This divestment marks Etex’s complete exit from the clay and concrete roof tiles business. As a result, Etex sharpens its strategic focus on becoming a global leader in lightweight building solutions. The sale of Creaton is subject to customary closing conditions, and is expected to be finalised in the first quarter of 2021.
Special General Shareholders’ Meeting on 22 October 2020
10/1/2020
Special General Shareholders’ Meeting on 22 October 2020
The holders of shares issued by Etex NV are informed that a Special General Shareholders’ Meeting of Etex will be held on Thursday 22 October 2020 at 15:00 CEST at the registered office of the Company, PassPort Building, Luchthaven Brussel Nationaal, Gebouw 1K, 1930 Zaventem or at such other place indicated at that place at that time.

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