The International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) congratulates Russ Golden on his appointment as Chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board.
Hans Hoogervorst, Chairman of the IASB commented: "Russ is an excellent choice to serve as Chairman of the FASB. He commands great respect among all of our Board members. I would also like to place on record my thanks to Leslie Seidman and wish her well in the future."
Chris Welsh, Communications Manager, IFRS Foundation
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Mark Byatt, Director of Communications and External Affairs, IFRS Foundation
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