This excerpt taken from the MA DEF 14A filed Apr 24, 2008.
PUBLIC ACCOUNTING FIRM FOR 2008
The Audit Committee has appointed PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP (PwC), 300 Madison Avenue, New York, New York 10017, as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm to audit the financial statements of MasterCard Incorporated and its subsidiaries for the year ending December 31, 2008. PwC was our independent auditor for the year ended December 31, 2007. The firm is a registered public accounting firm.
A resolution will be presented at the Annual Meeting to ratify PwCs appointment. If the stockholders do not ratify the appointment of PwC, the selection of the independent registered public accounting firm will be reconsidered by the Audit Committee.
A representative of PwC will be present at the Annual Meeting and will have the opportunity to make a statement if he or she desires to do so and will be available to respond to appropriate questions.