IFRS Foundation announces new IASB Board members

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30 Sep, 2022

The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation have announced the appointment of Patrina Buchanan and Hagit Keren as IASB Board members. Both appointments are for a five-year term.

Ms Buchanan played leading roles in IASB projects to reform the accounting for leases and revenue recognition and consolidation for almost two decades. She has also led the Foundation’s projects that support consistent application of IFRS Accounting Standards, including managing the work of the IFRS Interpretations Committee. Her first term as IASB member will commence in December 2022.

Ms Keren joins the Foundation from KPMG Israel where she served as its Insurance Sector Lead. She brings knowledge and experience in implementing IFRS 17 Insurance Contracts. She was previously on secondment to the IFRS Foundation to establish and manage the IASB’s Transition Resource Group set up to support the implementation of IFRS 17. Ms Keren will join the Board in 2023.

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