Shareholders as of 31 December 2016

At the end of 2016, HAL Optical Investments B.V. held 76.72% of the shares in GrandVision, while 0.48% were held by the Management Board. The shares held in treasury (0.65%) enable the company to hedge price risks relating to grants made under long-term incentive plans. Since the IPO, the remaining shares in GrandVision are held by a number of institutional and retail investors across several jurisdictions.
For a full overview of shares held by the Management Board, please refer to the ‘Remuneration’ chapter in this Annual Report.