The company and the Group has one external auditor, which shall be an audit firm certified by the Central Chamber of Commerce.

The external auditor is elected by the Annual General Meeting for a term of office that expires at the end of the first Annual General Meeting following the election.

Fortum’s Annual General Meeting 2017 elected Authorised Public Accountant Deloitte Oy as the company’s external auditor, with Authorised Public Accountant Reeta Virolainen having the principal responsibility.

Principal auditors' fees

EUR million 2017 2016 2015
Audit fees 1.4 1.3 1.3
Audit related assignments 1.2 0.2 0.3
Total 2.6 1.5 1.6