Bernd Hacker was reappointed to the IFRS Interpretations Committee in July 2010 for a term of three years.
He is professor for accounting at the University of Applied Sciences in Rosenheim, Germany.
Formerly he was Head of Standard Setter Liaison and Financial Instruments Accounting Policies at Siemens in Germany.
Dr Hacker is a member of the Sounding Board and the Accounting Harmonization Working Group of BUSINESSEUROPE, on behalf of which he has participated in the EU Roundtable for Consistent Application of IFRS.
He has been a member of Accounting Working Groups of the European Banking Federation and the Association of German Banks.