Onex Corporation

Onex Corporation

May 20, 2014 16:34 ET

Onex Confirms Election of Directors

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 20, 2014) -

All amounts in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated

Onex Corporation ("Onex") (TSX:OCX) has confirmed that the nominees set forth in the management information circular for the 2014 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of the Company. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting on May 15 in Toronto are set out below.

Pursuant to the Company's governing documents, the following individuals were elected by the holders of the classes of shares indicated in the table below. The table also details the percentage of the votes cast that were voted in favour of or withheld from each individual's election.

Nominee Elected by % Votes
% Votes
Gerald W. Schwartz Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Daniel C. Casey Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Ewout Heersink Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Serge Gouin Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
John B. McCoy Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
J. Robert S. Prichard Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Heather M. Reisman Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
William A. Etherington Subordinate Voting Shares 67 33
Peter C. Godsoe Subordinate Voting Shares 95 5
Arianna Huffington Subordinate Voting Shares 99 1
Arni C. Thorsteinson Subordinate Voting Shares 90 10

About Onex

With offices in Toronto, New York and London, Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms. Onex acquires and builds high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. The Company has approximately $21 billion of assets under management, including approximately $6 billion of Onex capital, in private equity, credit securities and real estate. Onex invests its capital directly and as the largest limited partner in each of its Funds.

Onex' businesses have assets of $45 billion, generate annual revenues of $35 billion and employ approximately 231,000 people worldwide. Onex shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the stock symbol OCX. For more information on Onex, visit its website at The Company's security filings can also be accessed at

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