Professor Begoña Giner
Term expires: December 2014
Professor Begoña Giner is Professor of Accounting and Finance at the University of Valencia (Spain) and Past President of the European Accounting Association.
She represents the European Accounting Association (EAA), which is Europe’s largest association for researchers in accounting and has approximately 2,000 members. Its main aim is to encourage and disseminate research in accounting and related matters.
From 2001 to 2005 Professor Giner was a member the Technical Expert group of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG). She has also worked with the Spanish Institute of Accounting and Auditing (ICAC), and she has been a visiting professor at universities in the USA, Argentina, the UK and the Netherlands.
She has a PhD from the University of Valencia, and also an MSc in Accounting and Finance.