The Board of Directors of Nyrstar NV (“Nyrstar” or “the Company”) announces today that Hilmar Rode, Chief Executive Officer of Nyrstar, has by mutual agreement decided to leave the Company on 30 September 2019 to pursue other opportunities. At this date, Hilmar Rode will also cease to be a director of Nyrstar.
As announced by Nyrstar on 31 July 2019, Daniel Vanin is the Chief Executive Officer of the operating group of companies which are now 98% owned by the Trafigura Group Pte. Ltd. The Company does not believe a successor to the role of Chief Executive Officer is required given the holding role of the Company.
The Company is incorporated in Belgium and, following completion of the recapitalisation/restructuring has a 2% shareholding in the Nyrstar group. The Company is listed on Euronext Brussels under the symbol NYR. For further information please visit the Nyrstar website: www.nyrstar.be