Press Release

EssilorLuxottica acquires shares in GrandVision

EssilorLuxottica

Charenton-le-Pont, France (September 20, 2021 – 7:00pm CEST) – Reference is made to the press release by EssilorLuxottica S.A. of 1 July 2021 regarding the announcement of its mandatory public offer on all shares in GrandVision N.V. (the “Offer”). Pursuant to the provisions of Section 5 paragraphs 4 and 5 of the Dutch Decree on Public Takeover Bids (Besluit openbare biedingen Wft), EssilorLuxottica announces that it conducted a transaction in GrandVision shares. The details of such transaction are stated below.

Date

Transaction type

Total number of shares

Type of shares

Price (€)

September 20, 2021

Purchase

8,431,388

Ordinary

28.42

The GrandVision shares are acquired from multiple shareholders represented by a single broker and account for approximately 3.3% of the issued and outstanding share capital of GrandVision. Together with the GrandVision shares already held by EssilorLuxottica prior to today, EssilorLuxottica will hold 220,537,421 GrandVision shares, representing approximately 86.7% of the issued and outstanding share capital of GrandVision on the date hereof.