Capital and shareholding

2020 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting


On October 7, 2019, Verallia share capital amount to €400,171,523.96 divided into 118,393,942 ordinary shares with a nominal value of €3.38 each.

Share capital

Following the offering and the exercise of the over-allotment option, Verallia’s share capital will be held as follows:

Share capital
Shareholders Total number of shares % of capital and of voting rights
Horizon Parent Holdings (1) 72,885,236 61.6%
Managers 5,814,108 4.9%
Co-Investisseurs 796,935 0.7%
FCPE Verallia 3,243,570 2.7%
Bpifrance Participations 1,481,481 1.3%
Brasil Warrant Administração de Bens e Empresas S.A. (BWSA)(2) 10,185,185 8.6%
Public 23,987,427 20.3%
Total 118,393,942 100%

(1) Company 90%-owned by AIF VII Euro Leverage, L.P., an investment fund managed by an affiliate of Apollo Global Management, Inc., and 10%-owned by Bpifrance Participations.

(2) Acting through Lepton Fund Ltd., a fund managed by BW Gestão de Investimentos Ltda., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Brasil Warrant Administração de Bens e Empresas S.A.

Verallia's By-laws

Crossing of statutory thresholds

While Verallia’s shares are admitted to trading on a regulated market, in addition to the ownership threshold disclosures expressly provided for by applicable laws and regulations, any natural or legal person who directly or indirectly holds, alone or in concert, a percentage of the capital or voting rights (calculated in accordance with the provisions of Articles L. 233-7 and L. 233-9 of the French Commercial Code and the provisions of the AMF General Regulation) equal to or greater than 1% of the capital or voting rights, or any multiple thereof, even if above the thresholds stipulated in the statutory and regulatory provisions, shall notify Verallia of the total number (i) of shares and voting rights that he or she holds, directly or indirectly, alone or in concert, (ii) of securities giving access in future to Verallia’s capital that he or she owns, directly or indirectly, alone or in concert, and the voting rights potentially attaching thereto, and (iii) of existing shares in issue that such person may acquire by virtue of an agreement or financial instrument mentioned in Article L. 211-1 of the French Monetary and Financial Code. Said notification shall be made by registered letter with acknowledgement of receipt within four trading days of breaching the relevant threshold.

The requirement to inform Verallia shall also apply, within the same time frame and under the same conditions, if the shareholder’s interest in the capital or voting rights falls below one of the above-mentioned thresholds.

Double voting rights

A double voting right are conferred on fully subscribed, registered nominal shares held by the same person for at least two (2) years. The period before the date of listing on Euronext Paris market is not taken into account in the calculation of the length of detention.