TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - May 21, 2015) -

All amounts in U.S. dollars unless otherwise stated

Onex Corporation ("Onex") (TSX:OCX) has confirmed the nominees set forth in the management information circular for the 2015 Annual Meeting of Shareholders were elected as directors of the Company. Detailed results of the vote for the election of directors held at the Annual Meeting on May 14 in Toronto are set out below.

Pursuant to the Company's governing documents, the following individuals were elected by the holders of the classes of shares indicated in the table below. The table also details the percentage of the votes cast that were voted in favour of or withheld from each individual's election.

Nominee Elected by % Votes
% Votes
Gerald W. Schwartz Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Daniel C. Casey Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Ewout Heersink Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Serge Gouin Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
John B. McCoy Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
J. Robert S. Prichard Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
Heather M. Reisman Multiple Voting Shares 100 0
William A. Etherington Subordinate Voting Shares 99.41 0.59
Peter C. Godsoe Subordinate Voting Shares 99.39 0.61
Arianna Huffington Subordinate Voting Shares 92.13 7.87
Arni C. Thorsteinson Subordinate Voting Shares 93.12 6.88

About Onex

Onex is one of the oldest and most successful private equity firms with offices in Toronto, New York and London. Through its Onex Partners and ONCAP private equity funds, Onex acquires and builds high-quality businesses in partnership with talented management teams. At Onex Credit, Onex manages and invests in leveraged loans, collateralized loan obligations and other credit securities. The Company has approximately $21 billion of assets under management, including $5.9 billion of Onex capital, in private equity and credit securities. Onex invests its capital through its two investing platforms and is the largest limited partner in each of its private equity funds.

Onex' businesses have assets of $34 billion, generate annual revenues of $24 billion and employ approximately 196,000 people worldwide. Onex shares trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the stock symbol OCX. For more information on Onex, visit its website at The Company's security filings can also be accessed at

Contact Information:

Onex Corporation
Emma Thompson
Managing Director - Investor Relations