This annual report contains certain forward-looking statements regarding the financial situation and results of USG People N.V., as well as a number of associated plans and objectives. Forward-looking statements by their nature can provide no guarantee for the future. As a result of various factors actual results may differ from current expectations. These factors may include changes in tax rates, mergers and acquisitions, economic developments and changes in labour legislation. The forward-looking statements in this annual report are current at the time the report was adopted and provide no guarantees for the future. The annual report is available in Dutch and English. In the event of ambiguities, the Dutch text shall prevail.