The Company’s auditor is appointed by the annual general meeting for the period until the end of the next annual general meeting. The auditor examines the annual report and accounts as well as the management performed by the board of directors and the CEO. Following each financial year, the auditor shall submit an audit report to the general meeting. The Company’s auditor annually reports his observations from the audit and his assessment of the Company’s internal control to the board of directors.
At the annual general meeting held on June 1, 2018, KPMG AB was re-elected as the Company’s auditor with authorized public accountant Duane Swanson as auditor in charge. At the general meeting, it was also resolved that the fees for the auditor shall be paid in accordance to current account. The auditor’s fee for the financial year 2017 amounted to a total of SEK 2,578,000.
Additional information regarding the auditor can be found in the section “Board of directors, senior management and auditors”.