Authorized Auditor

Authorized Auditor

1. A person in the United Kingdom given special permission by the Secretary of State to act as an auditor even if he/she would not qualify as one. This designation was stated in the Companies Act 1967, which has since been repealed.

2. See: Auditor.
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In addition, under the modifications to the Company Law, joint stock companies being listed on the stock market, before signing contracts exceeding 10 percent of their assets, are obliged to seek an opinion of an authorized auditor.
a) Proposal to change the articles of association to allow for only one state authorized auditor and (b) Election of auditor.
The Annual General Meeting approved the Nomination Committee's proposal that the registered audit company Deloitte AB be elected to be auditor until the end of the Annual General Meeting 2014, and noted that the authorized auditor Jan Berntsson will be main responsible for the audit.
Item 19: The Audit Committee proposes the Meeting to appoint KPMG Bohlins AB (KPMG as auditor) with authorized auditor Thomas Thiel as auditor in charge, up to and including the annual general meeting to be held four years from election of the auditor.
An independent, authorized auditor has certified TRW's Avionics Systems Division (ASD) "Level 3," according to the software development criteria established by the Software Engineering Institute's (SEI) Software Capability Maturity Model (SW-CMM).
The National Standards Authority of Ireland, an independent ISO authorized auditor, has granted "Registered Firm" status under I.