Resolutions of the Annual Shareholders’ Meeting of Sartorius AG  
4/19/2012 10:02:33 AM

GOETTINGEN, Germany--(BUSINESS WIRE)--At today’s Annual Shareholders’ Meeting in Goettingen, Germany, shareholders approved all board proposals by a large majority. Thus, the Annual Shareholders' Meeting passed the resolution to pay dividends of 0.82 euro per preference share (previous year: 0.62 euro) and 0.80 euro per ordinary share (previous year: 0.60 euro). Accordingly, the total amount of dividends to be paid out will rise 32.8% to 13.8 million euros from a year earlier.