STOCKHOLM, April 29, 2016 – The total number of shares in Elekta as of April 29, 2016, amounts to 382,829,047 divided between 14,250,000 A-shares and 368,579,047 B-shares. The increase of 2 new B-shares is attributable to the conversion of shares within the framework of the 2012/17 convertible bond. One A-share entitles the holder to ten votes and one B-share to one vote. # # # For further information, please contact: Tobias Bülow, Director Financial Communication, Elekta AB Tel: +46 722 215 017, e-mail: Time zone: CET: Central European Time The above information is such that Elekta AB (publ) shall make public in accordance with the Securities Market Act and/or the Financial Instruments Trading Act. The information was published at 18:00 CET on April 29, 2016. About Elekta Elekta is a human care company pioneering significant innovations and clinical solutions for treating cancer and brain disorders. The company develops sophisticated, state-of-the-art tools and treatment planning systems for radiation therapy, radiosurgery and brachytherapy, as well as workflow enhancing software systems across the spectrum of cancer care. Stretching the boundaries of science and technology, providing intelligent and resource-efficient solutions that offer confidence to both health care providers and patients, Elekta aims to improve, prolong and even save patient lives. Today, Elekta solutions in oncology and neurosurgery are used in over 6,000 hospitals worldwide. Elekta employs around 3,800 employees globally. The corporate headquarters is located in Stockholm, Sweden, and the company is listed on NASDAQ Stockholm. Website: