Stimmrechtsmitteilung

1. On January 29, 2015, Sun Life Financial (U.S.) Investments LLC, Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United

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1. On January 29, 2015, Sun Life Financial (U.S.) Investments LLC,
Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us
according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting
Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold
of the Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10.01%
(this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

10.01% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

2. On January 28, 2015, Sun Life of Canada (U.S.) Financial Services
Holdings, Inc., Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America has
informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares
its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10%
threshold of the Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on that day amounted
to 10.01% (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

10.01% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

3. On January 28, 2015, Sun Life Financial (U.S.) Holdings, Inc., Wellesley
Hills, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us according to
Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10.01% (this
corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

4. On January 28, 2015, Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada - U.S.
Operations Holdings, Inc., Wellesley Hills, Massachusetts, United States of
America has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that
via shares its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have
exceeded the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on
that day amounted to 10.01% (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

10.01% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

5. On January 28, 2015, Sun Life Financial Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada,
has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via
shares its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded
the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on that day
amounted to 10.01% (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

10.01% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

6. On January 28, 2015, Sun Life Global Investments Inc., Toronto, Ontario,
Canada, has informed us according to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that
via shares its Voting Rights on Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have
exceeded the 10% threshold of the Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on
that day amounted to 10.01% (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

10.01% of Voting Rights (this corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights) are
attributed to the company in accordance with Article 22, Section 1,
Sentence 1, No. 6 in connection with sentence 2 of the WpHG (German
Securities Trading Act).

7. On January 28, 2015, Massachusetts Financial Services Company (MFS),
Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America has informed us according
to Article 21, Section 1 of the WpHG that via shares its Voting Rights on
Symrise AG, Holzminden, Germany, have exceeded the 10% threshold of the
Voting Rights on January 23, 2015 and on that day amounted to 10.01% (this
corresponds to 12990081 Voting Rights).

Thereof 8.08% are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22, Paragraph
1, Sentence 1, No. 6 (WpHG). This corresponds to 10489907 votes. Additional
1.93% are attributed to it in accordance with Section 22, Paragraph 1,
Sentence 2 WpHG (German Securities Trading Act). This corresponds to
2500174 votes.



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Language:     English
Company:      Symrise AG
              Mühlenfeldstraße 1
              37603 Holzminden
              Germany
Internet:     www.symrise.com
 
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