Former AcSB leader Linda Mezon-Hutter appointed as IASB Vice-Chair

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Dec 19, 2022

On December 19, 2022, the Trustees of the IFRS Foundation announced the appointment of Linda Mezon-Hutter as Vice-Chair of the IASB.

Ms. Mezon-Hutter was appointed IASB Board member in September 2022. Before that, she served as a member, Vice-Chair and ultimately Chair of the Canadian Accounting Standards Board (AcSB). She has also served on the IASB’s Accounting Standards Advisory Forum. Before joining the AcSB, Mezon-Hutter served as the Chief Accountant at Royal Bank of Canada.

Effective January 1, 2023, this appointment comes at a pivotal time as connectivity between accounting and sustainability disclosure standards is built – both globally and in Canada.

Review the press release on the IASB's website.

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