In accordance with Article 106, paragraph 4, second sentence, of Decree Law no. 18 of March 17, 2020 containing “Measures to strengthen the National Health Service and provide economic support for families, workers and businesses connected with the COVID-19 epidemiological emergency”, participation in the Shareholders’ Meeting shall take place solely through the Shareholders’ representative designated pursuant to Article 135-undecies of Legislative Decree no. 58 of February 24, 1998 (Consolidated Law on Finance, hereinafter “T.U.F.”), hereinafter “Shareholders’ Representative” (in this regard, see item “Proxies conferred on the Shareholders’ Representative designated by the company”). The Shareholders’ Representative may also be granted proxies or sub-proxies pursuant to Article 135-novies of T.U.F., in derogation from the provisions of Article 135-undecies, paragraph 4, of that decree (in this regard, see item “Proxies conferred on the Shareholders’ Representative designated by the company”).
In accordance with the provisions of Article 106, paragraph 2, of the aforementioned decree, without prejudice to the foregoing, the other persons whose participation in the Shareholders' Meeting is required in order to guarantee the regular conduct of the Meeting may also participate by telecommunication systems that guarantee their identification, without it in any case being necessary that the Chairman, the Secretary and the notary are in the same location.