Ratos’s auditor is appointed annually by the Annual General Meeting. Nominations are made by the nomination committee. The auditor is tasked on behalf of shareholders to examine the company’s annual accounts and consolidated financial statements as well as the administration of the company by the Board and the CEO, remuneration of senior executives (including the remuneration report), the sustainability report and the corporate governance work. The review work and auditor’s report are presented at the Annual General Meeting.
At the 2023 Annual General Meeting, the audit firm Ernst & Young AB (EY) was re-elected as auditor until the next Annual General Meeting. EY appointed Erik Sandström as Chief Auditor. In addition to his assignment at Ratos, Erik Sandström is Chief Auditor for, among others, Atlas Copco, Autoliv, Epiroc and Mycronic.