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IFRS Advisory Council

Advisory Council members

 IFRS Advisory Council members

The IFRS Advisory Council is comprised of a wide range of representatives from user groups, preparers, financial analysts, academics, auditors, regulators, professional accounting bodies and investor groups that are affected by and interested in the IASB's work. Members of the Advisory Council are appointed by the Trustees.


                                                 IFRS Advisory Council members October 2013



Position Individual Title Term expires
Chairman of the IFRS Advisory Council Joanna Perry

Joanna Perry, IFRS Advisory Council
Former Chairman of the New Zealand Financial Reporting Standards Board (FRSB); former Member of the Australian Accounting Standards Board (AASB); former member of the Asia-Oceania Standard-Setting Group (AOSSG); former member of the New Zealand Securities Commission; former member of the IFRS Interpretations Committee December 2016
Vice-Chairman Charles Macek

Charles Macek, IFRS Advisory Council
Non-Executive Director, Wesfarmers and Centro Retail Australia; Former Chairman, Australian Financial Reporting Council December 2014
Vice-Chairman Christoph Hütten

Christoph Hütten, IFRS Advisory Council
Chief Accounting Officer, SVP, SAP AG December 2014



Organisation Individual Title Term expires
Associated Chambers of Commerce of India Rajagopal Sankaraiah

R Sankaraiah, IFRS Advisory Council
Executive Director Finance, Jubilant Life Science Limited December 2014
Basel Committee on Banking Supervision René van Wyk

René van Wyk, IFRS Advisory Council
Head of Bank Supervision and Registrar of Banks, South African Reserve Bank December 2015
BDO Dr Jens Freiberg

Dr Jens Freiberg, IFRS Advisory Council
Head of International Financial Reporting, BDO AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft December 2016
Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec Maarika Paul

Maarika Paul, IFRS Advisory Council
Executive Vice-President and Chief Financial Officer December 2015
CFA Institute Vincent Papa

Vincent Papa, IFRS Advisory Council
Director, Financial Reporting Policy December 2014
Comision Nacional Bancaria y de Valores, Mexico Linda Diaz Del Barrio

Linda Diaz Del Barrio, IFRS Advisory Council
Deputy General Director of Accounting Regulation December 2015
Corporate Reporting Users Forum (CRUF) Dr Lothar Weniger

Dr Lothar Weniger, IFRS Advisory Council
ALIAG, Usingen, Owner December 2016
Council of Institutional Investors Anne Simpson

Anne Simpson, IFRS Advisory Council
Director of Global Governance December 2015
Deloitte Stephen Taylor

Stephen Taylor, IFRS Advisory Council
Audit Partner December 2015
Emirates NBD Surya Subramanian

Surya Subramanian, IFRS Advisory Council
Group Chief Financial Officer December 2016
EY Danita Ostling

Danita Ostling, IFRS Advisory Council
Partner December 2016
European Accounting Association Professor Begona Giner

Professor Begona Giner, IFRS Advisory Council
Past President December 2014
European Central Bank Panagiotis Strouzas

Panagiotis Strouzas, IFRS Advisory Council
Head of the Financial Regulation Division December 2014
European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) Françoise Flores

Françoise Flores, IFRS Advisory Council
Chairman of EFRAG December 2014
European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) Roger Marshall

Roger Marshall, IFRS Advisory Council
Acting President of EFRAG Effective: 1 January 2015
European Securities and Markets Authorities Laurent Degabriel

Laurent Degabriel, IFRS Advisory Council
Head of Investment and Reporting Division December 2014
Fédération Internationale des Experts-Comptables Francophones Daniel McMahon

Daniel McMahon, IFRS Advisory Council
President and CEO of the Ordre des comptables professionnels agréés du Québec, Canada December 2015
Ferrovial S.A. Ernesto López Mozo

Ernesto López Mozo, IFRS Advisory Council
Chief Financial Officer December 2015
Financial Executives International Rudolf Bless

Rudolf A Bless, IFRS Advisory Council
Deputy Chief Accounting Officer, Bank of America December 2014
Grant Thornton Jake Green

Jake Green, IFRS Advisory Council
Director of financial reporting – Grant Thornton UK LLP December 2015
Group of European national standard-setters (Rotating annually among the standard-setters of France, Germany, Italy, and UK) Piero di Salvo Secretary General, Organismo Italiano della Contabilità (OIC) (Italy) Rotating seat
Roger Marshall Chairman, UK Accounting Standards Board
To be announced France – To be announced
Liesel Knorr

Liesel Knorr, IFRS Advisory Council
President, DRSC e.V. (Germany)
Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants Roger Best

Roger Best, IFRS Advisory Council
Former Partner, Deloitte Hong Kong December 2014
HUB Global Insurance Group Lynda Sullivan

Lynda Sullivan, IFRS Advisory Council
EVP and Group Chief Accounting Officer, Manulife Financial December 2015
Institute of International Finance Gavin Francis

Gavin Francis, IFRS Advisory Council
Deputy Group Chief Accounting Officer, HSBC Holdings plc December 2015
Insurance Europe Olav Jones

Olav Jones, IFRS Advisory Council
Deputy Director General December 2016
International Actuarial Association Micheline Dionne

Micheline Dionne, IFRS Advisory Council
Vice Chair of the International Actuarial Association’s (IAA) Insurance Accounting Committee December 2016
International Association for Accounting Education & Research Michael Bradbury

Michael Bradbury, IFRS Advisory Council
IAAER, Standards Advisory Council Consult Committee December 2014
International Association of Insurance Supervisors Markus Grund

Markus Grund, IFRS Advisory Council
Chief Accountant, Federal Financial Supervisory Authority, Germany December 2016
International Corporate Governance Network Anne Molyneux

Anne Molyneux, IFRS Advisory Council
Director, CS International and ICGN member December 2014
International Federation of Accountants Stephenie Fox

Stephenie Fox, IFRS Advisory Council
Technical Director – IPSASB December 2015
International Monetary Fund Ghiath Shabsigh

Ghiath Shabsigh, IFRS Advisory Council
Assistant Director, Monetary and Capital Markets Department December 2015
International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) Developed economy:
Rotating between

Thomas Blöink

Thomas Blöink, IFRS Advisory Council
Head of Accounting Law and Auditing Law, Federal Ministry of Justice of Germany; Head of Accounting Law and Auditing Law, Federal Ministry of Justice of Germany December 2014
Patrick Parent

Patrick Parent, IFRS Advisory Council
Executive Director Corporate Accounting and Audit, Authorité des Marchés Financiers
Emerging economy:

Wang Haoyu

Wang Haoyu, IFRS Advisory Council
Deputy Division Director, Accounting Regulatory Department of the Chinese Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC)
Investment Company Institute (USA) Gregory Smith

Gregory M Smith, IFRS Advisory Council
Director of Fund Accounting and Compliance December 2014
Investment Management Association (IMA) Peter Chambers

Peter Chambers, IFRS Advisory Council
Warburg Pincus LLC: Executive Consultant December 2015
Korea Accounting Standards Board (KASB) Dr Steve Lim

Steve Lim, IFRS Advisory Council
Korea Accounting Standards Board (KASB) / Advisor, KASB & Professor of Accounting, University of Seoul December 2016
KPMG Egbert Eeftink

Egbert Eeftink, IFRS Advisory Council
Audit partner December 2016
Ministry of Finance, People’s Republic of China Min Yang Director-General of Accounting Regulatory Department December 2014
National Accounting Institute Shizhong Huang

Shizhong Huang, IFRS Advisory Council
Vice President and Professor, Xiamen National Accounting Institute December 2014
National Organisation for Financial Accounting and Reporting Standards Igor Kozyrev

Igor Kozyrev, IFRS Advisory Council
Chairman of the Management Board of NOFA, Deputy Chief Accountant – Deputy Vice-President, Head of external reporting department, LUKOIL December 2015
Nippon Keidanren (Japan) Fumio Muraoka

Fumio Muraoka, IFRS Advisory Council
Director and Chairman of the Audit Committee, Toshiba Corporation December 2014
PricewaterhouseCoopers John Hitchins

John Hitchins, IFRS Advisory Council
Global Chief Accountant December 2014
Securities Analysts Association of Japan Goro Kumagai

Goro Kumagai, IFRS Advisory Council
Senior Fellow of the Strategic Research Department, Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd December 2016
World Bank Zinga Venner

Zinga Venner, IFRS Advisory Council
Manager of Financial Reporting and Analysis Unit December 2014
Observer organisations:

European Commission
Japan Financial Services Agency
US Securities and Exchange Commission

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