Conference call to discuss the fourth quarter results for 2008

February 16th, 2009

Amsterdam, Monday 16th February, 2009. HEAD Chairman and CEO Johan Eliasch will host a conference call on Thursday 26th February 2009 at 15:00 London time (10:00 New York). He will be joined by Ralf Bernhart, Chief Financial Officer and Clare Vincent, Investor Relations. They will discuss HEAD’s results for the three months and year ended 31st December 2008.

A presentation, which will be discussed during the conference call, will be available on the Investor Relations section of our website, ( prior to the conference call on Thursday 26th February 2009.

You can join the conference call using the following phone numbers:

Country, Phone Number
UK: 0800 694 8160
Europe: +44 (0) 1452 565 150
USA: 1866 966 1185

The conference ID number is 84705639

Please note that there will not be an audio link on the web site.

A transcript of the conference call will be posted to the investor relations section of our website.

A Replay Service is also available for 1 week following the conference call, the dial in numbers are as follows:

UK: 0800 953 1533
Europe: +44 (0) 1452 55 00 00
USA: 1866 247 4222
Access Code: 84705639#

About HEAD
HEAD NV is a leading global manufacturer and marketer of premium branded sports equipment.

HEAD NV’s ordinary shares are listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange (“HEAD”).

Our business is organized into four divisions: Winter Sports, Racquet Sports, Diving and Licensing. We sell products under the HEAD (tennis, squash, paddle and racquetball racquets, tennis balls, tennis footwear, badminton products, alpine skis, ski bindings and ski boots, snowboards, bindings and boots), Penn (tennis and racquetball balls), Tyrolia (ski bindings), and Mares/Dacor (diving equipment) brands.

We hold leading positions in all of our product markets and our products are endorsed by some of the world’s top athletes including Richard Gasquet, Novak Djokovic, Andrew Murray, Ivan Ljubicic Svetlana Kuznetsova, Patty Schnyder, Amelie Mauresmo, Hermann Maier, Bode Miller, Didier Cuche, Marco Büchel, Patrick Staudacher, Maria Riesch, Elisabeth Görgl, Sarka Zahrobska, Jon Olsson and Gianluca Genoni.

For more information, please visit our website:

Analysts, investors, media and others seeking financial and general information, please contact:

Clare Vincent, Investor Relations
Tel: +44 207 499 7800
Fax: +44 207 491 7725

Ralf Bernhart, Chief Financial Officer
Tel: +43 1 70 179 354
Fax +43 1 707 8940