The auditors monitor the work of the Board and the President and CEO, audit and review the accounting records and present information to the AGM and Board of Directors.
The 2017 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders re-elected PwC as external auditor with Johan Engstam as Auditor in Charge. PwC has been the external auditor of Elekta AB since the 2012 Annual General Meeting of Shareholders.
Johan Engstam was born in 1966 and is an Authorized Public Accountant. He has no assignments in any other companies that affect his independence as the auditor of Elekta.
The audit engagement includes the audit of the annual accounts and consolidated accounts of Elekta AB, the proposed appropriations of the Company’s profit or loss and the administration of the Board of Directors and the President and CEO of Elekta AB. The audit engagement also includes to review whether the guidelines for remuneration to executive management adopted by the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders have been complied with.
Refer to Elekta’s Corporate Governance Report for more information about the auditors’ work during 2016/17.
Read more about the auditors’ fees in Note 8 of the most recent Annual Report.