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DGAP-News: Michael Eberhardt to become new CEO of SNP SE - Dr. Michael Drill as Chairman of the Board of Directors elected

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 7:02pm

Michael Eberhardt to become new CEO of SNP SE - Dr. Michael Drill as Chairman of the Board of Directors elected

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  • Michael Eberhardt to become new CEO of SNP SE - Dr. Michael Drill as Chairman of the Board of Directors elected
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  • Michael Eberhardt to become new CEO of SNP SE - Dr. Michael Drill as Chairman of the Board of Directors elected
    Heidelberg, November 19, 2020: The Board of Directors of SNP Schneider-Neureither & Partner SE decided in its meeting today to appoint Michael Eberhardt as the new CEO with effect from December 1, 2020.
  • "In Michael Eberhardt, we have been able to recruit a proven IT expert and a very experienced manager for this role," says Dr. Michael Drill, Chairman of the Board of Directors of SNP SE.
  • The Board of Directors also elected Dr. Michael Drill as the new Chairman of the Board in this meeting.

Scania halves carbon emissions at operations in Asia and Oceania

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 10:17am

In Asia, Scania's local assembly plants have already converted to fossil-free electricity as have all of Scania's major production plants around the world.

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  • In Asia, Scania's local assembly plants have already converted to fossil-free electricity as have all of Scania's major production plants around the world.
  • The focus is now on ensuring that all other operations throughout the world associated with administering, selling, maintaining and repairing Scania trucks and buses radically reduce their carbon footprint.
  • The programme to decarbonise Scania's operations in Asia and Oceania started by comprehensively analysing energy usage among its many distributors, dealers and workshops.
  • Scania will in Asia and Oceania, whenever possible, utilise locally-available renewable energy, including solar, wind and hydro power.In Australia, for example, Scania will be able to power the vast majority of its operations with locally produced fossil-free electricity already from January 2021.

DGAP-News: VERIANOS SE - Dr. Frank Pörschke appointed to the Board

Wednesday, November 18, 2020 - 7:01am

Cologne/Frankfurt am Main, 18 November 2020 - At the Annual General Meeting of VERIANOS SE (ISIN DE000A0Z2Y48), which took place on 12 November 2020, Dr. Frank Prschke was appointed to the Board of the company.

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  • Cologne/Frankfurt am Main, 18 November 2020 - At the Annual General Meeting of VERIANOS SE (ISIN DE000A0Z2Y48), which took place on 12 November 2020, Dr. Frank Prschke was appointed to the Board of the company.
  • Frank Prschke has already been a Senior Advisor since January 2020.
  • Diego Fernndez Reumann, Chairman of the Board of VERIANOS SE: "We are very pleased that Dr. Frank Prschke has been appointed to our Board as planned.
  • Dr. Frank Prschke: "I am very much looking forward to actively accompanying VERIANOS' growth course.

Volkswagen Group of America Deploys Appian Workforce Safety Solution to Support the Phased Return of its Workforce during COVID-19

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

The solution, built on the Appian Low-code Automation Platform , enables Volkswagen to manage the complexities of the workplace return, including prioritizing workforce health and workplace safety.

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  • The solution, built on the Appian Low-code Automation Platform , enables Volkswagen to manage the complexities of the workplace return, including prioritizing workforce health and workplace safety.
  • Volkswagen Group of America is the North American operational headquarters and a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (FWB: VOW), one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.
  • Volkswagen needed a comprehensive mobile solution that could be up-and-running quickly, and that was easily configurable.
  • About Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
    Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.

Volkswagen Group of America Deploys Appian Workforce Safety Solution to Support the Phased Return of its Workforce during COVID-19

Monday, October 12, 2020 - 2:00pm

The solution, built on the Appian Low-code Automation Platform , enables Volkswagen to manage the complexities of the workplace return, including prioritizing workforce health and workplace safety.

Key Points: 
  • The solution, built on the Appian Low-code Automation Platform , enables Volkswagen to manage the complexities of the workplace return, including prioritizing workforce health and workplace safety.
  • Volkswagen Group of America is the North American operational headquarters and a subsidiary of Volkswagen AG (FWB: VOW), one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.
  • Volkswagen needed a comprehensive mobile solution that could be up-and-running quickly, and that was easily configurable.
  • About Volkswagen Group of America, Inc.
    Volkswagen Group of America, Inc. (VWGoA) is a wholly owned subsidiary of Volkswagen AG, one of the world's leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.

South Africa, Rossi at the service of the mining industry

Thursday, October 1, 2020 - 8:00am

TAKRAF South Africa, a company of the Tenova Group, a leader in material handling, has also benefited from Rossi SA, which has provided high performance solutions and an efficient assistance service.

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  • TAKRAF South Africa, a company of the Tenova Group, a leader in material handling, has also benefited from Rossi SA, which has provided high performance solutions and an efficient assistance service.
  • Rossi supplied EP series planetary gearmotors to drive power supplies to Tri-K Gold, a large gold mining project located in the Mandiana region of Guinea.
  • Rossi participated in this project together with the Danish multinational FLSmidth, a supplier of plants, equipment and solutions for the cement and mining industry.
  • All qualities that make Rossi an important reference in the African continent, where the mining sector accounts for 7.7% of GDP.

Introducing the new Scania V8 range

Monday, September 28, 2020 - 9:08am

"While shifting to fossil-free transports, we all must do everything to improve our current solutions," says Alexander Vlaskamp, Executive Vice President, Head of Sales and Marketing.

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  • "While shifting to fossil-free transports, we all must do everything to improve our current solutions," says Alexander Vlaskamp, Executive Vice President, Head of Sales and Marketing.
  • "You cannot let your house burn down simply because a new one is under construction.
  • The CO2-per-tonne calculation is favourable, and in addition there is the opportunity to run your Scania V8 truck on renewable biofuels".
  • It is natural that trucks with Scania's V8 engines are highly in demand in countries where greater GTWs are permitted - particularly in the Nordic countries.

DGAP-News: Allgeier SE: Annual General Meeting approves spin-off of Nagarro Group, Nagarro board member Manas Fuloria resigns from Allgeier's board as planned

Friday, September 25, 2020 - 12:02pm

Allgeier SE: Annual General Meeting approves spin-off of Nagarro Group, Nagarro board member Manas Fuloria resigns from Allgeier's board as planned

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  • Allgeier SE: Annual General Meeting approves spin-off of Nagarro Group, Nagarro board member Manas Fuloria resigns from Allgeier's board as planned
    The issuer is solely responsible for the content of this announcement.
  • Munich, September 25, 2020 - Yesterday's Annual General Meeting of Shareholders of Allgeier SE (ISIN DE000A2GS633, WKN A2GS63) has approved the spin-off of the global technology consulting and software development business bundled under Nagarro SE from Allgeier SE.
  • A total of 50.99 percent of the share capital of Allgeier SE entitled to vote was represented at the Annual General Meeting, which was held as a virtual event.
  • The resolution on the Spin-off and Transfer Agreement between Allgeier SE and Nagarro SE was passed with 99.93 percent of the votes cast.

DGAP-News: EP Global Commerce GmbH: EP Global Commerce announces intention to launch voluntary public takeover offer for METRO AG

Sunday, September 13, 2020 - 9:00pm

EP Global Commerce expects the offer prices to be EUR 8.48 per METRO ordinary share and approx.

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  • EP Global Commerce expects the offer prices to be EUR 8.48 per METRO ordinary share and approx.
  • By its voluntary public takeover offer, EP Global Commerce aims to increase its investment in METRO AG above 30 percent to give itself more flexibility in the future and without having to make a mandatory takeover offer.
  • There will be no minimum acceptance threshold and EP Global Commerce does not expect to hold more than 50 percent of the voting rights following settlement of the takeover offer, nevertheless the voluntary public takeover offer enables all shareholders of METRO AG to monetize their investment in METRO AG at the offered prices.
  • EPGC currently indirectly owns 29.99 percent of the ordinary shares and voting rights in METRO AG.

DGAP-News: 4basebio AG: 4basebio informs about takeover bid by Sparta AG

Tuesday, July 28, 2020 - 7:00am

Heidelberg, Germany and Cambridge, UK, 28 July, 2020 - 4basebio AG (Frankfurt: 4BSB; ISIN: DE000A2YN801; Prime Standard) announces that its investor Sparta AG intends to submit a takeover bid for the company's shares.

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  • Heidelberg, Germany and Cambridge, UK, 28 July, 2020 - 4basebio AG (Frankfurt: 4BSB; ISIN: DE000A2YN801; Prime Standard) announces that its investor Sparta AG intends to submit a takeover bid for the company's shares.
  • According to an announcement Sparta published on July 27, 2020, Sparta has decided to make a voluntary public takeover offer to all 4basebio shareholders to buy their shares at an expected price of EUR 2,00 per share.
  • 4basebio AG, formerly operating under the name of Expedeon AG, is an enabler of exciting advances in medical science and patient care.
  • 4basebio AG has offices in Germany, Spain, UK, and the US.