PricewaterhouseCoopers AG, St. Gallen, has been the independent auditor of SFS Group AG and several subsidiaries since 1993.

The independent auditor is elected by the Annual General Meeting for a period of one year. The lead auditor in the present mandate, Thomas Illi, took office at the Annual General Meeting of 2016

Audit fees

In the reporting period, PricewaterhouseCoopers charged SFS Group about CHF 0.7 million (PY: 0.7) for the audit of SFS Group AG, the Group financial statements and several subsidiaries.

Additional fees

PricewaterhouseCoopers AG and affiliated companies did not raise any invoices for audit-related services in the reporting period (PY: none). For additional services related to tax compliance and other tax consulting services, a total amount of CHF 0.3 million (PY: 0.2) was paid to PricewaterhouseCoopers AG and affiliated companies in 2016.


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