Trading by management and of close relations to management

In accordance with Section 28a of the Danish Securities Trading Act, Novozymes reports the following transactions under ISIN DK0060336014, Novozymes B shares under the symbol NZYM B.

Novo A/S
Relation/category of close relation
Novo A/S is closely related to the chairman of Novozymes’ board of directors, Henrik Gürtler
Trading date
February 12, 2014
Nasdaq OMX Copenhagen A/S
Character of transaction
Sale of shares
Volume of transaction buy(+)/ sell (-)
Value of transaction (DKK)
35,153,417.10 DKK

This sale has been completed according to earlier communicated intention by Novo A/S to keep its relative holding of Novozymes B shares at the level it held prior to Novozymes’ cancellation of B shares on 5 April 2013 (Company announcement no. 50, August, 2011).

Contact information
Investor Relations:
Thomas Bomhoff (DK)
+45 3077 1226
Klaus Sindahl (DK)
+45 5363 0134
Martin Riise (USA)
+1 919 649 2565