Annual Stockholders’ Meeting 2018

Item 5

Election of the auditor for the annual financial statements and for the review of the half-yearly and interim financial reports

Based on the recommendation of the Audit Committee, the Supervisory Board proposes the election of Deloitte GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft, Munich, Germany, as the auditor of the annual and consolidated financial statements for the fiscal year 2018 and to review the condensed financial statements and interim management report as of June 30, 2018, September 30, 2018, and March 31, 2019, respectively, if applicable.