Nokia Corporation is a public limited liability company incorporated under the laws of the Republic of Finland. In this document, any reference to “we,” “us,” “the Group” or “Nokia” means Nokia
Corporation and its subsidiaries on a consolidated basis, except where we make clear that the term means Nokia Corporation or a particular subsidiary or business segment only, and except that
references to “our shares,” matters relating to our shares or matters of corporate governance refer to
the shares and corporate governance of Nokia Corporation. Nokia Corporation has published its consolidated financial statements in euro for periods beginning on or after January 1, 1999. In this annual report on Form 20F,references to “EUR,” “euro” or “e” are to the common currency of the European Economic and Monetary Union, or EMU, and references to “dollars,” “US dollars,” “USD” or “$” are to the currency of the United States. Solely for the convenience of the reader, this annual
report contains conversions of selected euro amounts into US dollars at specified rates, or, if not so specified, at the rate of 1.3919 US dollars per euro, which was the noon buying rate in New York City for cable transfers in euro as certified for customs purposes by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York on December 31, 2008. No representation is made that the amounts have been, could have been or could be converted into US dollars at the rates indicated or at any other rates.Our principal executive office is currently located at Keilalahdentie 4, P.O. Box 226, FI00045 Nokia Group, Espoo, Finland and our telephone number is +358 (0) 7 18008000.Nokia Corporation furnishes Citibank, N.A., as Depositary, with consolidated financial statements and a related audit opinion of our independent auditors annually. These financial statements are prepared on the basis of International Financial Reporting Standards as issued by the International Accounting Standards Board and in conformity with International Financial Reporting Standards as adopted by
the European Union (“IFRS”). In accordance with the rules and regulations of the US Securities and Exchange Commission, or SEC, we no longer provide a reconciliation of net income and shareholders’ equity in our consolidated financial statements to accounting principles generally accepted in the United States, or US GAAP. We also furnish the Depositary with quarterly reports containing unaudited financial information prepared on the basis of IFRS, as well as all notices of shareholders’ meetings and other reports and communications that are made available generally to our shareholders. The Depositary makes these notices, reports and communications available for inspection by record
holders of American Depositary Receipts, or ADRs, evidencing American Depositary Shares, or ADSs(one ADS represents one share), and distributes to all record holders of ADRs notices of shareholders’ meetings received by the Depositary.