According to its Articles of Association, the Bank shall have at least one and not more than two auditors with at most an equal number of deputies. A registered accounting firm may be appointed auditor. The auditors are appointed for a period of one year, in accordance with Swedish law.

PricewaterhouseCoopers AB has been the Bank's auditor since 2000 and was re-elected in 2018 for the period up to and including the 2019 AGM. The Chief Auditor since 2012 has been Peter Nyllinge, Authorised Public accountant.

Peter Nyllinge is born 1966.
President of PwC Sweden.
Other assignments: Ericsson and Fagerhult.
Previous assignments: Ericsson, Securitas, Assa Abloy and Electrolux.

The fees charged by the auditor for the auditing of the Bank's annual accounts for the financial year ending 31 December 2017 and for 2018, respectively, and for other assignments invoiced during these periods, are shown in the table.

SEK, m20182017
Audit assignments 27 30
Audit related services 12 21
Tax advisory 15 12
Other assignments 21 5
Total 1) 75 69 

1) Of which PriceWaterhouseCoopers SEK 58m (65).