Prosecutor pressed charges against a member of Tikkurila Oyj’s Board of Directors for a suspected securities market disclosure offence - the suspected offence is not related to Tikkurila

Tikkurila Corporation, Stock Exchange Release, 29 October 2020 at 20:45 EET 

Prosecutor pressed charges against a member of Tikkurila Oyj’s Board of Directors for a suspected securities market disclosure offence -  the suspected offence is not related to Tikkurila 

In accordance with the rules of the stock exchange, Tikkurila Oyj discloses the following information: 

The prosecutor presses charges in suspected securities markets disclosure offence against a total of six persons who acted as Board members and the President & CEO of Nokian Tyres plc during 2015-2016. 

The charges have been brought also against Tikkurila Oyj’s Board Member Petteri Walldén, who has acted as Board member at Nokian Tyres plc during the aforementioned period. 

Walldén denies his involvement in any criminal activity, and the charges do not effect the work of the Board of Tikkurila Oyj. The suspected offence is not related to Tikkurila Oyj and the company will not comment on the matter. 

TIKKURILA OYJ 

Sanna Lehti, General Counsel 

For additional information, please contact: 

Sanna Lehti, General Counsel,
tel. +358 40 5111757
sanna.lehti@tikkurila.com 

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