December 16, 2016

HNA publishes notice of payment in the tender offer for gategroup Shares

ZURICH, December 16, 2016 – On 20 May 2016, HNA Aviation (Hong Kong) Air Catering Holding Co., Ltd., Hong Kong ("Offeror"), a subsidiary of HNA Group Co., Ltd. ("HNA"), published the Offer Prospectus on the public tender offer (“Offer”) for all publicly held shares of gategroup Holding AG ("gategroup Shares").

Today, HNA published the notice of payment of the offer price regarding the Offer for gategroup Shares. The notice is available under the following link:

http://www.hnagroup.com/en/discl/HNA_Website/agree.html

For further information related to the public offer by HNA Aviation Air Catering please refer to http://www.gategroup.com/investors/hna-to-acquire-gategroup


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About gategroup
gategroup is the leading independent global provider of products, services and solutions relating to a passenger’s onboard experience. It specializes in catering and hospitality; provisioning and logistics; and onboard products and services to companies that serve people on the move. In 2015, gategroup achieved a total revenue of CHF3.0 billion and an adjusted EBITDA of CHF169.4 million. The company currently employs more than 28,000 people worldwide. For further information: www.gategroup.com

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