The ordinary general meeting (the annual general meeting) is held once a year in order to carry out tasks such as adopting the group’s annual report and accounts, discharging the members of the board of directors and the CEO from liability and deciding how the profit for the past financial year is to be allocated.
Extraordinary general meetings can be held where there is a particular need to do so.
H&M's Annual General Meeting 2020
On Thursday 7 May 2020 H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB held its annual general meeting under the chairmanship of lawyer Sven Unger. The AGM approved the board’s proposal that no dividend be paid and that the amount at the disposal of the meeting be carried forward.
Interview with CEO Helena Helmersson in conjunction with the Annual General Meeting on 7 May 2020
In this film Helena Helmersson, CEO of H & M Hennes & Mauritz AB, talks about the company’s performance in 2019 and at the start of 2020.