According to the Articles of Association, Basware Corporation has a minimum of one and a maximum of two auditors appointed by the Annual General Meeting, at least one of which is a firm accredited by the Central Chamber of Commerce (Authorized Public Accountants). Additionally, the company has a minimum of one and a maximum of two deputy auditors. The auditors are elected until further notice. The Board's proposal for the auditor is disclosed in the notice of the General Meeting. The primary function of audit is to verify that the Financial Statements give accurate and adequate information about Basware Corporation's result and financial position for the financial period. In addition, the Auditors report to the Board of Directors on the ongoing auditing of administration and operations. In 2012, Basware's auditor was Ernst & Young Oy, Authorized Public Accountants, with Heikki Ilkka, A.P.A., as the auditor in charge. Terhi Mäkinen, A.P.A., was the deputy auditor.
The audit fee totalled EUR 328.000, including EUR 199.000 audit fees, EUR 103.000 tax advices and EUR 26.000 other fees and services, in 2012.