The Annual General Meeting appoints the Company’s auditor yearly. The auditor audits the annual report, the bookkeeping and the Board’s and CEO’s administration of the Company, and reports to the Annual General Meeting.
In 2019 the Company’s auditor reviewed the half-year report and year-end report, and audited the annual report and consolidated financial statements. The auditor has submitted written as well as oral reports to the Audit Committee and the Board.
At the 2020 AGM, Deloitte AB was elected as new auditor for a term lasting through the 2021 AGM. The chief auditor is Hans Warén (born 1964), Authorized Public Accountant, who has been active as an auditor since 1987. In addition to his assignment for Industrivärden, in 2020 Hans Warén was chief auditor, for among other things, the listed companies Axfood, Castellum, Trelleborg, Gunnebo and Lindab.