35. Related party transactions

Prof. Dr. h.c. Roland Berger, a member of the Supervisory Board of Fresenius SE, is the chairman of the supervisory board of Roland Berger Strategy Consultants. In 2009, no services were rendered to the Fresenius Group by this company. In 2008 € 4 million were paid for consulting services rendered.

Klaus-Peter Müller, a member of the Supervisory Board of Fresenius SE, is the chairman of the supervisory board of Commerzbank AG. The Fresenius Group keeps business relations with Commerzbank under customary conditions. In 2008, the Fresenius Group paid € 4 million for services rendered in connection with the commitment relating to the financing for the APP acquisition.

Dr. Gerhard Rupprecht, a member of the Supervisory Board of Fresenius SE, is a member of the management board of Allianz SE and the chairman of the management board of Allianz Deutschland AG. Dr. Franceso De Meo, member of the Management Board of Fresenius SE, is a member of the supervisory board of Allianz Private Krankenversicherungs-AG. In 2009, the Fresenius Group paid € 7 million for insurance premiums to Allianz (2008: € 7 million).

Dr. Dieter Schenk, deputy chairman of the Supervisory Board of Fresenius SE, is a partner in the law firm Noerr LLP (formerly: Nörr Stiefenhofer Lutz) that provides legal services to the Fresenius Group. In 2009, the Fresenius Group paid this law firm € 1 million for services rendered (2008: € 1 million).

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