Annual General Meeting elects the auditor. According to the company’s Articles of Association, the auditor of the company must be an auditing firm approved by the Finnish Patent and Registration Office. The term of office of the auditor ends at the close of the next Annual General Meeting following the election of the auditor. The Annual General Meeting decides on the remuneration of the auditor.

The statutory audit covers the company’s accounting, financial statement and governance for the financial year.

Auditor in 2022

The Annual General Meeting 2022 re-elected Ernst& Young, Authorised Public Accountants, as the company’s auditor for the year ending 31 December 2022. Johanna Winqvist-Ilkka, Authorised Public Accountant, acts as the signing audit partner. Johanna Winqvist-Ilkka is a member of the Finnish Auditors’ Association.

Audit fees in 2021

The fees for the audit paid to the auditor in 2021 totalled EUR 0.2 million. In addition, EUR 0.5 million was paid to the auditor for non-audit services that mainly related to services provided in connection with the listing of the company.