Auditor for financial year 2019

The Annual General Meeting of May 7, 2019 has engaged KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Berlin as auditor for fiscal year 2019.

The audits of the Annual Financial Statements for fiscal years 2006 to 2018 had been performed by Deloitte GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Munich. The key audit partners responsible for carrying out the audit were changed in accordance with statutory requirements.