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Chief accountant to leave SEC

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May 30, 2019

The SEC has announced that Wesley R. Bricker, the agency's chief accountant, will leave the SEC in June. The current deputy chief accountant, Sagar Teotia, will become the acting chief accountant after Mr. Bricker’s departure.

Mr. Bricker was ap­pointed acting chief ac­coun­tant in the SEC's Office of the Chief Ac­coun­tant in July 2016. He was named to the po­si­tion per­ma­nently in November 2016.

Mr. Teotia was appointed deputy chief accountant in March 2017. He is a former partner at Deloitte & Touche LLP.

For more in­for­ma­tion, see the press releases on Mr. Bricker’s departure and Mr. Teotia’s appointment on the SEC's Web site.


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