According to the Articles of Association, Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson shall have no less than one and no more than three registered public accounting firms as external independent auditor. Ericsson’s auditor is currently elected each year at the AGM 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.