Trading by management in Novozymes A/S B shares

In accordance with Section 28a of the Danish Securities Trading Act, Novozymes reports the following transactions under ISIN DK0010272129, Novozymes B shares under the symbol NZYM B.

Name Søren H. Jepsen
Relation/
Category
of close relation
Employee representative of the BoD
Trading date May 2, 2011   ​
Character of transaction
Sale of shares
Transaction volume, buy (+)/sell (-)
- 410
Transaction value, DKK 354,650
Name Benny D. Loft
Relation/
Category
of close relation
EVP & CFO
Trading date May 2, 2011   ​
Character of transaction
Exercise of Options (purchase of shares) 
Transaction volume, buy (+)/sell (-)
+ 1,500 / +32,614
Transaction value, DKK  516,000 / 16,143,930


Name Per Falholt
Relation/
Category
of close relation
EVP & CSO
Trading date May 2, 2011   ​
Character of transaction
Sale of shares
Transaction volume, buy (+)/sell (-)
-3,500
Transaction value, DKK 3,016,055


Contact persons:
Press and media:
Investor relations:
René Tronborg (Europe)
Tel. (direct): +45 4446 2274
Tel. (mobile): +45 3077 2274
 
Paige Donnelly (USA)
Tel. (direct): +1 919 494 3209
Tel. (mobile): +1 919 218 4501
Tobias Bjorklund
Tel. (direct): +45 4446 8682
Tel. (mobile): +45 3077 8682
 
Martin Riise Nielsen
Tel. (direct): +45 4446 0738
Tel. (mobile): +45 3077 0738
 
Thomas Bomhoff (USA)
Tel. (direct): +1 919 494 3483
Tel. (mobile):  +1 919 649 2565