Number of meetings of the Supervisory Board and its committees in financial year 2016
One ordinary general meeting and five Supervisory Board meetings distributed across the financial year were held in 2016. Five meetings of the Audit Committee were also held. The financial statement and consolidated financial statement auditor, KPMG Austria GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungs- und Steuerberatungsgesellschaft (KPMG), attended four Audit Committee meetings and the Supervisory Board meeting in 2016 that dealt with the auditing of the 2015 annual financial statements and 2015 consolidated financial statements and formal approval of the 2015 annual financial statements, and also attended the Annual General Meeting. The Committee for Urgent Matters was contacted in writing on two occasions. Two meetings of the Committee for Managing Board Matters were held in 2016. The Strategy Committee did not hold any meetings in 2016; strategic matters were handled by the Supervisory Board as a whole.
No member of the Supervisory Board attended fewer than half of the Supervisory Board meetings.