The auditor elected by the AGM is responsible for Biohit’s statutory audit. According to the Articles of Association, the company must have one auditing firm that has been approved by the Central Chamber of Commerce.
Biohit’s auditor in 2017 was authorised public accountants PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy, with Pasi Karppinen, Authorised Public Accountant, as chief auditor.
The 2017 Annual General Meeting decided to pay auditor’s fees in accordance with the auditor’s invoice. The Group’s invoiced auditors’ fees for the 2017 financial period totalled EUR 51,000 (EUR 42,000 in 2016). In addition to this, PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy was paid a total of EUR 30,000 for other services (EUR 52,000 in 2016).