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Notification of changes to Vice-Chair/SID and membership of Board Committees

London/Rotterdam – Unilever today announced that following the 2018 AGMs the Boards have appointed Youngme Moon as Unilever’s new Vice-Chair/Senior Independent Director (SID). Youngme Moon joined the Boards in 2016 and brings unique perspectives into strategy and brand innovation in the digital economy. In addition, the Boards have appointed Vittoria Colao as Chairman of the Compensation Committee. He is a renowned international business leader and has served on Unilever’s Compensation Committee since 2015.

Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan continues to fuel growth

Unilever reveals that its most sustainable brands grew 46% faster than the rest of the business and delivered 70% of its turnover growth 40,000+ employees have their say on the future of Unilever as the company looks beyond its current sustainability targets

Share Buy-Back Programme

London/Rotterdam – Unilever PLC and Unilever N.V. today announce the commencement of a programme to buy back shares with an aggregate market value equivalent of up to €6 billion, as previously announced on 19 April 2018.

Unilever NV AGM 2018 voting results

Rotterdam - Unilever N.V. shareholders today approved all resolutions put to the Annual General Meeting in Rotterdam. Voting was by poll on each resolution and the results are set out below.

Unilever PLC AGM 2018 voting results

London - Unilever PLC shareholders today approved all resolutions put to the 2018 Annual General Meeting in London. Voting was by poll on each resolution and the results are set out below.

Successful buy-out and delisting of Unilever N.V. preference shares

London/Rotterdam – Unilever PLC, Unilever N.V. and Unilever Corporate Holdings Nederland B.V. (“UCHN”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Unilever PLC, today jointly announce that the Enterprise Chamber of the Amsterdam Court of Appeal ordered the remaining holders of issued and outstanding (depositary receipts of) 6% and 7% cumulative preference (sub)shares in the capital of Unilever N.V. (together the “Preference Shares”) to transfer their Preference Shares to UCHN for a price equal to the price of the tender offer on the Preference Shares of 11 October 2017, to be increased with statutory interest as of 3 November 2017 until the date of transfer of the Preference Shares to UCHN (“Buy-Out Price”).

Building the Unilever of the Future

London/Rotterdam, 15 March 2018 - Today we are announcing the next steps in the transformation of Unilever into a simpler, more agile and more focused business. The changes will further drive long-term performance and shareholder value, and build upon our Connected 4 Growth programme.

Notification of changes to the Boards

Unilever today announced that the following Directors will offer themselves for re-election at the Annual General Meeting of Unilever PLC on 2 May 2018 and the Annual General Meeting of Unilever N.V. on 3 May 2018 (the 2018 AGMs): Nils Andersen, Laura Cha, Vittorio Colao, Marijn Dekkers, Judith Hartmann, Mary Ma, Strive Masiyiwa, Youngme Moon, Graeme Pitkethly, Paul Polman, John Rishton and Feike Sijbesma.

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