Jurjen Jongma appointed to Ebusco Management Board as CFO

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Shareholders adopt all resolutions at EGM 2023

Deurne, 6 September 2023 – Ebusco (Euronext: EBUS), a pioneer and frontrunner in the development of electric buses and charging systems, announced that shareholders approved the appointment of Jurjen Jongma as a member of the Management Board during today’s Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders (EGM) in Deurne. In line with the appointment of Jongma, the EGM also approved an individual adjustment to the existing remuneration policy in respect of Jurjen Jongma.

After today’s meeting, Jurjen Jongma (1971) assumed the role of Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with immediate effect. Before joining Ebusco, Jongma (1971) was CFO at Versuni, formerly known as Philips Domestic Appliances. Prior to that, he held financial positions within Royal Philips for over 25 years, including in the role of CFO for various Philips business units, as well as Head of Internal Audit for Royal Philips.

At Ebusco, Jurjen will dedicate his experience to helping the company further scale its production capacity internationally. Jongma explains: “I’ve got to know Ebusco as a dynamic company that’s proactively and effectively driving the positive changes needed for our society’s battle against climate change. While I acknowledge the challenges we face as a company, I hold a strong belief in our product and am absolutely certain that Ebusco has a bright path ahead. Being part of that is something I am positively looking forward to!”

Peter Bijvelds, CEO of Ebusco, says: “Over the past weeks, we’ve witnessed the immense financial, operational and strategic expertise that Jurjen brings to the team. Having him join us as our new CFO is something we’re very much looking forward to. I’m confident his experience will be indispensable during Ebusco’s next growth phase, in which we are firmly committed to scaling our production capacity internationally.”

Jurjen Jongma succeeds Björn Krook, who temporarily fulfilled the position of CFO over the past months. Krook will move back into his role as Investor Relations Manager.

“On behalf of the entire Ebusco family, I want to thank Björn for his valuable contribution and positive impact on our company over the past months. He fulfilled an exceptional role in our recent funding and we are therefore grateful that he stays on board to support Ebusco as Investor Relations Manager,” adds Peter Bijvelds.

The voting results will be published on the Ebusco investor website within 5 working days. The draft minutes of the meeting will be published on the company’s website within three months.

This press release contains inside information within the meaning of Article 7(1) of the European Market Abuse Regulation (MAR). This press release was distributed at 15:00 on September 6, 2023.