Announcement of a change in shareholding according to Chapter 9, Section 10 of the Finnish Securities Market Act

Musti Group plc                         Stock Exchange Release                                         22 February 2024 at 9.00 a.m.

Musti Group plc (the "Company") has on 21 February 2024 received a notification in accordance with the Chapter 9, Section 5 of the Finnish Securities Markets Act from Samson Rock Event Driven Fund Limited, according to which Samson Rock Event Driven Master Fund Limited's ("Samson Rock") holding of the shares of the Company decreased below the threshold of 5 percent on 20 February 2024.

Samson Rock holds a total of 1,405,403 shares corresponding to an ownership of 4.19 percent of the Company's shares.

Total positions of Samson Rock according to the notification:

% of shares and voting rights
(total of A)
% of shares and voting rights through financial instruments (total of B)Total of both in %
(A + B)
Total number of shares and voting rights of issuer
Resulting situation on the date on which threshold was crossed or reached 4.19 (shares only) 0.00 4.19 (shares only)   33,535,453
Position of previous notification (if applicable) 5.37 (shares only) 0.00 5.37 (shares only)   33,535,453

Notified details of the resulting situation on the date on which the threshold was crossed or reached:

A: Shares and voting rights

Class/type of sharesNumber of shares and voting rights% of shares and voting rights
ISIN code (if possible) Direct
(SMA 9:5)
Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
Direct
(SMA 9:5)
Indirect
(SMA 9:6 and 9:7)
FI4000410758 N/A 1,405,403 (shares only) N/A 4.19 (shares only)
SUBTOTAL A N/A 1,405,403 (shares only) N/A 4.19 (shares only)

Full chain of controlled undertakings through which the voting rights and/or the financial instruments are effectively held:

Name% of shares and voting rights% of shares and votingrights throughfinancial instrumentsTotal of both
Samson Rock Event Driven Fund Limited
Samson Rock Event Driven Masted Fund Limited 4.19 (shares only)4.19 (shares only)

Additional information

Martin Svedholm

Director, Treasury and Investor Relations

tel. +358 50 579 0324, martin.svedholm@mustigroup.com

Musti in brief

Musti makes the life of pets and their owners easier, safer and more fun. We are the leading Nordic pet care company, and we operate an omnichannel business model to cater for the needs of pets and their owners across Finland, Sweden and Norway. We offer a wide, curated assortment of pet products. We also provide pet care services such as grooming, training and veterinary services in selected locations.

Musti Group's net sales were EUR 426 million in the financial year 2023. At the end of the financial year 2023, the company had 1,643 employees, 1.5 million loyal customers and 342 stores.

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