SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Proxy Statement Pursuant to Section
14(a) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No. )
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Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials for the
Shareholder Meeting to Be Held on June 6, 2019.
170/175 LAKEVIEW DR.
AIRSIDE BUSINESS PARK
SWORDS, CO. DUBLIN
|For holders as of:||April 8, 2019|
|Date: June 6, 2019||Time: 2:30 P.M., local time|
|Location:||Adare Manor Hotel|
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|The Board of Directors recommends you vote FOR the|
|1.||Election of Directors|
|1a.||Kirk E. Arnold|
|1b.||Ann C. Berzin|
|1d.||Jared L. Cohon|
|1e.||Gary D. Forsee|
|1f.||Linda P. Hudson|
|1g.||Michael W. Lamach|
|1h.||Myles P. Lee|
|1i.||Karen B. Peetz|
|1j.||John P. Surma|
|1k.||Richard J. Swift|
|1l.||Tony L. White|
|2.||Advisory approval of the compensation of the Company's named executive officers.|
|3.||Approval of the appointment of independent auditors of the Company and authorization of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors to set the auditors' remuneration.|
|4.||Approval of the renewal of the Directors' existing authority to issue shares.|
|5.||Approval of the renewal of the Directors' existing authority to issue shares for cash without first offering shares to existing shareholders. (Special Resolution)|
|6.||Determination of the price range at which the Company can re-allot shares that it holds as treasury shares. (Special Resolution)|