Responsibility statement of the legal representatives

To the best of our knowledge, and in accordance with the applicable reporting principles, the consolidated financial statements give a true and fair view of the asset, financial and earnings position of the group, and the combined management report includes a fair review of the development and performance of the business and the position of the group, together with a description of the principal opportunities and risks associated with the expected development of the group.

3 December 2015

The Management Board

Signature Olaf Koch (handwriting)

Olaf Koch

Signature Pieter C. Boone (handwriting)

Pieter C. Boone

Signature Mark Frese (handwriting)

Mark Frese

Signature Pieter Haas (handwriting)

Pieter Haas

Signature Heiko Hutmacher (handwriting)

Heiko Hutmacher