Corporate Governance and Declaration of conformity
The Supervisory Board meeting on November 17, 2017 focused on the implementation of the recommendations and suggestions of the Code at the Volkswagen Group. We discussed in detail the version of the Code dated February 7, 2017, as published by the relevant government commission on April 24, 2017, and issued the annual declaration of conformity with the recommendations of the Code in accordance with section 161 of the Aktiengesetz (AktG – German Stock Corporation Act) together with the Board of Management.
The joint declarations of conformity by the Board of Management and the Supervisory Board are permanently available at www.volkswagenag.com/ir. Additional information on the implementation of the recommendations and suggestions of the Code can be found in the corporate governance report and in the notes to the consolidated financial statements of this annual report.