IFRS Advisory Council
Advisory Council member
01 Jan 2020
31 Dec 2022
Osman Sattar is a senior member of the Financial Institutions (FI) Ratings practice at S&P Global Ratings. His current responsibilities as Director and Accounting Specialist include advising and training FI analysts on accounting and disclosure matters. He is also a key part of S&P Global Ratings’ outreach efforts to standard-setters and prudential regulators. He has been a member of the Capital Markets Advisory Committee (CMAC), the Corporate Reporting Users’ Forum banking group and the FSB’s Enhanced Disclosure Task Force (EDTF).
Before joining S&P Global Ratings, he was at the UK’s Financial Services Authority (FSA), where his responsibilities included representing its position within the European Securities & Markets Authority (ESMA) and the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) on accounting and audit matters, developing FSA discussion papers on UK banks’ financial reporting and providing written briefings to FSA senior management on significant accounting matters.
Before this, he worked for PwC for nine years where he brought expertise to the London Capital Markets Group and the Assurance practice as a manager.
He is a graduate of Brunel University where he holds a BSc (Hons) in Economics, and is a qualified chartered accountant (FCA).