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2016-03-10

Pöyry PLC: Decisions made by the Annual General Meeting of Pöyry PLC

?YRY PLC Company Announcement 10 March 2016 at 6.00 p.m. (EET)

Decisions made by the Annual General Meeting of Pöyry PLC

The Annual General Meeting ("AGM") of Pöyry PLC was held on 10 March 2016. The
AGM adopted Pöyry PLC's annual accounts and granted the members of the Board
of Directors and the President and CEO of the company discharge from
liability for the financial period 1 January to 31 December 2015.

The AGM decided that no dividend be distributed for the financial year 2015.

Board of Directors

The AGM decided that the Board of Directors consists of six (6) ordinary
members. The AGM elected the following members to the Board of Directors:
Pekka Ala-Pietilä, Helene Biström, Henrik Ehrnrooth, Alexis Fries, Michael
Rosenlew and Teuvo Salminen.

The AGM decided that the annual fees of the members of the Board of Directors
be EUR 45 000 for a member, EUR 55 000 for the Vice Chairman and EUR 65 000
for the Chairman of the Board, and the annual fee of the members of the
committees of the Board of Directors be EUR 15 000. In addition, the AGM
authorised the Board of Directors to decide about an additional fee of not
more than EUR 15 000 per annum for each of the foreign residents of the Board
of Directors and an additional fee of not more than EUR 5 000 per annum for
each of the foreign residents of the committees of the Board of Directors.
The authorisation shall be in force until the next AGM.

At its assembly meeting immediately following the AGM, the Board of Directors
elected Henrik Ehrnrooth as Chairman and Teuvo Salminen as Vice Chairman.
Teuvo Salminen (Chairman), Helene Biström and Alexis Fries were elected as
members of the Audit Committee. Michael Rosenlew (Chairman), Pekka
Ala-Pietilä and Henrik Ehrnrooth were elected as members of the Nomination
and Compensation Committee. In accordance with the authorisation by the AGM
the Board decided to pay an additional fee of EUR 15 000 per annum to the
foreign residents of the Board of Directors and an additional fee of EUR 5
000 per annum to the foreign residents of the committees of the Board of
Directors.

Auditor

PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy continues as Pöyry PLC's auditor based on the
resolution made in the AGM on 8 March 2012. PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy has
appointed Merja Lindh, Authorised Public Accountant, as the auditor in
charge.

Share issue authorisation

The Board of Directors was authorised to decide on the issuance of new shares
and special rights entitling to shares, as well as to convey the company's
own shares held by the company in one or more tranches. The share issue can
be carried out as a share issue against payment or without consideration on
terms to be determined by the Board of Directors and in relation to a share
issue against payment at a price to be determined by the Board of Directors.
A maximum of 11 800 000 new shares can be issued. A maximum of 5 900 000 own
shares held by the company can be conveyed. The authorisation comprises a
right to deviate from the shareholders' pre-emptive subscription right, as
well as a right for the Board of Directors to resolve on all other terms and
conditions regarding the issuance or conveyance of shares and special rights
entitling to shares. Furthermore, the authorisation includes the right to
decide on a share issue without consideration to the Company itself so that
the amount of own shares held by the Company after the share issue is a
maximum of one tenth (1/10) of all shares in the Company. The authorisation
shall be in force for 18 months from the decision of the AGM. The
authorisation granted by the previous AGM regarding issuing of shares expired
simultaneously.

PÖYRY PLC

Additional information:
Anne Viitala, Executive Vice President, Legal and Communications
Tel. +358 10 33 22811

Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company. We serve clients
globally across the energy and industrial sectors and provide local services
in our core markets. We deliver management consulting and engineering
services, underpinned by strong project implementation capability and
expertise. Our focus sectors are power generation, transmission&distribution,
forest industry, chemicals&biorefining, mining&metals, transportation and
water. Pöyry has an extensive local office network employing about 6,000
experts. Pöyry's net sales in 2015 were EUR 575 million and the company's
shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).

DISTRIBUTION:

Nasdaq Helsinki

Major media

www.poyry.com

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The issuer of this announcement warrants that they are solely responsible for the content, accuracy and originality of the information contained therein.
Source: Pöyry Oyj via Globenewswire

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