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 body approved by the Central Chamber of Commerce. The 2018 Annual General Meeting re-elected auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy as the company’s auditor for a one-year term, with Pasi Karppinen, Authorised Public Accountant, as chief auditor.
The 2018 Annual General Meeting decided to pay auditor’s fees in accordance with the auditor’s invoice. The Group’s invoiced auditors’ fees for the 2018 financial period totalled EUR 110,000 (EUR 69,000 in 2017). In addition to this, PricewaterhouseCoopers Oy was paid a total of EUR 14,000 for other services (EUR 30,000 in 2017).