Transparency Report 2018
On behalf of Deloitte Audit, société à responsabilité limitée, an authorized audit firm in Luxembourg (cabinet de révision agréé), I am pleased to present the ninth edition of our annual Transparency Report. This report refers to the financial year ended on 31 May 2018 and has been prepared pursuant to Article 13 of the Directive 2014/56/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 16 April 2014 amending Directive 2006/43/EC on statutory audits of annual accounts and consolidated accounts as well as to the Luxembourg law of 23 July 2016 concerning the audit profession which will be applicable to our 2018 Transparency Report, according to the transitional provisions.
As the world transforms in front of our eyes, Audit has never been more essential. Amidst increasing complexity, we deliver the acumen that supports smart, sure decision-making for our clients, our talent as well as society at large.
Yet, the trust given to us by our stakeholders cannot be seen as static, never-changing—it requires us to stay abreast of developments in today’s complex environment. We need to look ahead, embrace change and be those who instigate a transformation not only of the tools we use, the mindset we employ but also on the insights we deliver that informs future action.
I am proud and honored to be able to present this report attesting our commitment to audit quality and our rock-solid culture of integrity, professional excellence and accountability that guides our profession and underpins our organization.