The external auditor of Ericsson is elected each year by the General Meeting of shareholders pursuant to the Swedish Companies Act. The auditor reports to the shareholders at General Meetings of shareholders.
PricewaterhouseCoopers AB was elected auditor at the AGM 2016 for a period of one year, i.e. until the close of the AGM 2017.
PricewaterhouseCoopers AB has appointed Bo Hjalmarsson, Authorized Public Accountant, to serve as auditor in charge.