news and opinion|04 April 2019|share

Cardano Foundation announces change of auditors to Grant Thornton

Bakyt AzimkanovGlobal PR and Communications Director

ZUG, APRIL 4, 2019. Cardano Foundation is pleased to announce the appointment of Grant Thornton as its new financial auditor. Internationally renowned audit firm, Grant Thornton, will replace MUTARA Audit AG as Cardano Foundation’s auditor. The change in auditor has been approved by the Foundation council in an effort to strengthen the Foundation’s corporate governance and improve accountability.

About Grant Thornton Grant Thornton Switzerland/Liechtenstein is one of the world’s leading organizations of independent audit, tax and advisory firms. The firm is run by 17 partners and employs around 190 specialists in Switzerland and Liechtenstein with a broad range of dynamic publicly and privately held companies, government agencies, financial institutions, and civic and religious organizations.

About the Cardano Foundation: The Cardano Foundation is an independent Swiss standards body that oversees and supervises the advancement of Cardano and its ecosystem. The Foundation’s core focus is in developing a Cardano adoption strategy through to integration and execution, to enable fast-track value creation for inclusive and equitable growth. As the legal custodian of the protocol and the owner of the Cardano brand, the Foundation works to drive adoption and partnerships, grow the wider blockchain community, shape legislation, and commercial standards, and ensure stakeholder accountability. Find out more:

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