Notification of transactions in shares by persons discharging managerial responsibility (“PDMRs”)

Cambridge (UK) 15 December 2017: Following the purchase of ordinary shares of €0.40 each in the capital of the Company (“Ordinary Shares”) by the Global Graphics Share Incentive Plan (an HM Revenue & Customs approved all employee share purchase plan) on 12 December 2017 at a price per Ordinary Share of EUR 2.73 the Company makes the following announcement and notification in accordance with the EU Market Abuse Regulation.

Global Graphics to co-chair PDF Technical Working Group

Global Graphics announces today that its chief technology officer Martin Bailey has been named as the co-chair of the PDF Technical Working Group (TWG) within the PDF Association’s PDF Competence Centre, along with Peter Wyatt, the general manager of CiSRA ( Canon Information Systems Research Australia.)