Additional information on remuneration

Additional fees and remuneration

In 2013, ABB did not pay any fees or remuneration to the members of the Board or the EC for services rendered to ABB other than those disclosed above. Except as disclosed in the Corporate governance report, ABB did not pay any additional fees or remuneration in 2013 to persons closely linked to a member of the Board or the EC for services rendered to ABB.

Compensation to former members of the Board and EC

Except as disclosed in this Remuneration report, ABB did not make any payments in 2013 to a former member of the Board or the EC in connection with such role.

Change of control provisions

Following the spirit of ABB’s remuneration philosophy, none of ABB’s Board members, EC members or members of senior management receives “golden parachutes” or other special benefits in the event of a change of control.