Eirik Thrygg has been appointed as Citycon Oyj’s Chief Development Officer (CDO) and a Member of the Corporate Management Committee. He will take his position immediately.


 Eirik Thrygg (b. 1964) is a Norwegian citizen and has a Master of Business Administration from the University of Wyoming, USA. Thrygg has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Norwegian Sektor Gruppen. Citycon announced earlier today the successful completion of the acquisition of Sektor Gruppen. Thrygg has 25 years of experience in the shopping centre industry and has previously also worked at Olav Thon and Steen & Strøm.



 Helsinki, 14 July 2015



 Board of Directors



 For further information, please contact:

 Marcel Kokkeel, CEO

 Tel. +358 20 766 4521 or +358 40 154 6760



 Citycon Oyj (Nasdaq Helsinki: CTY1S) is a leading owner, developer and manager of urban grocery-anchored shopping centres in the Nordic and Baltic regions, managing assets that total EUR 5 billion and with a market capitalisation of approximately EUR 2 billion. For more information about Citycon, please visit www.citycon.com