One of the tasks of Getinge’s Nomination Committee is to submit a proposal to the annual general meeting for the election of the auditor.
At the annual general meeting in 2016, Öhrlings PriceWaterhouseCoopers AB was elected to Getinge AB’s auditor for a period of one year. The authorized auditor Johan Rippe is the auditor in charge.
The auditor reviews the annual report, the accounting and the consolidated accounts as well as the board of director’s and CEO’s management of the board and the CEO in accordance with generally accepted auditing standards. Following each financial year, the auditor submits an auditor’s report for the parent company and a consolidated auditor’s report to the annual general meeting. The auditor also reports to the board’s Audit Committee on a regular basis.