Brenntag SE prepares its consolidated financial statements in accordance with the International Financial Reporting Standards (“IFRSs”), as adopted by the EU. The single-entity financial statements of Brenntag SE are prepared in accordance with the German Commercial Code (Handelsgesetzbuch). Since 2010, Brenntag SE has been publicly listed.
PricewaterhouseCoopers Aktiengesellschaft Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft (PwC), a member of the German Chamber of Public Accountants (Wirtschaftsprüferkammer) in Berlin, is our statutory auditor. The statutory audit is managed centrally from the PwC office at Moskauer Straße 19, 40227 Düsseldorf. Following the external invitation to tender for the audit services for financial year 2020, Ms Christiane Lawrenz is the audit partner responsible at PwC. The review of the half-yearly financial statements for the period ended June 30, 2020 was the first assurance service for Brenntag SE to be signed by Ms Lawrenz as the responsible auditor.