New IASB Chair begins his first term

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01 Jul, 2021

The new Chair of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), Andreas Barckow, has officially taken up his role.

Before joining the IASB, Dr Barckow served as President of the Accounting Standards Committee of Germany (Deutsches Rechnungslegungs Standards Committee e.V.). He is a former Deloitte Partner and has been an active participant in numerous advisory bodies to the IFRS Foundation and the IASB, including membership of the IASB’s Accounting Standards Advisory Forum (ASAF) and the IFRS Advisory Council, and is a highly recognised expert on IFRSs at national, European and international level. In an interview published on the IASB website today he talks about his career, his experience at the Foundation so far and his priorities for the next few years.

Please click to access the interview on the IASB website.

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