Statement of the Shareholders’ Nomination Board of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj


 SPA Holdings 3 Oy has on January 20, 2021 announced that it will complete the tender offer for the issued and outstanding shares in Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj commenced on October 22, 2020, in accordance with the terms and conditions thereof. On January 25, 2021, Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj has pursuant to its obligations under the Combination Agreement entered into with Spa Holdings 3 Oy issued a notice to convene an Extraordinary General Meeting to be held on February 19, 2021. The notice to convene the Extraordinary General Meeting includes a proposal for the election of a new Board of Directors and on the remuneration of the Board of Directors, as well as proposals on certain other matters.

In light of the completion of the tender offer and proposal for new Board of Directors of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj to be decided by the Extraordinary General Meeting on February 19, 2021, the Shareholders’ Nomination Board has decided to refrain from making proposals to the Annual General Meeting 2021 of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj  and to adjourn further deliberations.

Helsinki, January 25, 2021

The Shareholders’ Nomination Board


For further information, please contact:

Kari Kauniskangas, Chairman of the Nomination Board of Ahlstrom-Munksjö Oyj

via Emmi Vähäsöyrinki, +358 10 888 4221,

Ahlstrom-Munksjö in brief
Ahlstrom-Munksjö is a global leader in fiber-based materials, supplying innovative and sustainable solutions to its customers. Our mission is to expand the role of fiber-based solutions for sustainable everyday life. Our offering includes filter materials, release liners, food and beverage processing materials, decor papers, abrasive and tape backings, electrotechnical paper, glass fiber materials, medical fiber materials and solutions for diagnostics as well as a range of specialty papers for industrial and consumer end-uses. Our annual net sales is about EUR 3 billion and we employ some 8,000 people. The Ahlstrom-Munksjö share is listed on the Nasdaq Helsinki and Stockholm. Read more at