VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR) Files An 8-K Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders

Item 5.07

Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders
On May 2, 2017, VWR Corporation (the Company) held its annual
meeting of stockholders in Radnor, Pennsylvania. A total of
124,954,705 shares of common stock, or 94.89% of outstanding
shares, were represented in person or by proxy at the annual
meeting.
The final voting results for each of the items submitted to a
stockholder vote at the annual meeting are set forth below.
Item 1:>The stockholders elected nine directors to serve for a
one-year term expiring at the Companys 2018 annual meeting of
stockholders, subject to the election and qualification of their
successors, based on the following voting results:
Votes For
Votes Against
Abstentions
Broker Non-Votes
Election of Directors
Nicholas W. Alexos
121,183,782
2,106,428
25,085
1,639,410
Robert L. Barchi
121,420,661
1,869,478
25,156
1,639,410
Edward A. Blechschmidt
122,251,846
1,037,855
25,594
1,639,410
Manuel Brocke-Benz
121,241,219
2,050,678
23,398
1,639,410
Robert P. DeCresce
122,189,352
1,100,329
25,614
1,639,410
Harry M. Jansen Kraemer, Jr.
119,869,714
3,420,809
24,772
1,639,410
Pamela Forbes Lieberman
122,208,446
1,081,747
25,102
1,639,410
Timothy P. Sullivan
119,910,364
3,379,775
25,156
1,639,410
Robert J. Zollars
117,230,668
6,059,471
25,156
1,639,410
Item 2:>The stockholders ratified the appointment of KPMG LLP
as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for
the year ending December 31, 2017, based on the following voting
results:
Votes For
Votes Against
Abstentions
Ratification of Appointment of Independent Registered
Public Accounting Firm
124,862,469
65,788
26,448
Item 3:>The stockholders approved, on an advisory basis, the
2016 compensation of the Companys named executive officers, based
on the following voting results:
Votes For
Votes Against
Abstentions
Broker Non-Votes
Advisory Vote on Executive Compensation
118,487,097
4,803,060
25,138
1,639,410


About VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR)

VWR Corporation is a provider of laboratory products, services and solutions to the life science, general research and applied markets. The Company operates in two segments: Americas and EMEA-APAC. Its Americas segment consists of operations located principally in the United States and Canada, as well as in Puerto Rico, Mexico and select countries in Central and South America, including Costa Rica, Brazil, Argentina and Chile, and includes over 65 facilities located in approximately 10 countries. The EMEA-APAC segment consists of its operations located principally in Europe, as well as in certain Asia-Pacific countries, and includes approximately 100 facilities located in over 30 countries. Both of its segments provide laboratory products, services and solutions to customers in the life science, general research and applied markets, including the biopharma, agricultural, chemical, environmental, food and beverage, healthcare, microelectronic and petrochemical industries.

VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR) Recent Trading Information

VWR Corporation (NASDAQ:VWR) closed its last trading session 00.00 at 28.52 with 401,784 shares trading hands.

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