Declaration of Compliance

Declaration of the Executive Board and of the Supervisory Board of Sartorius AG Concerning the Recommendations of the Government Commission on the German Corporate Governance Code Pursuant to § 161 of the German Stock Corporation Law (“Aktiengesetz”)

The Executive Board and the Supervisory Board declare that full compliance will be achieved with the recommendations made by the Government Commission on the German Corporate Governance Code and published by the German Federal Ministry of Justice in the official sec-tion of the German Federal Gazette (“Bundesanzeiger”), as amended on May 5, 2015.

Since last year’s Declaration of Compliance was issued, Sartorius AG has complied with the recommendations in the valid version of the Government Commission on the German Corpo-rate Governance Code to the full extent.

Goettingen, December 8, 2015