Former President of ASCG Liesel Knorr elected next IFASS Chair

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18 Feb 2016

The International Forum of Accounting Standard Setters (IFASS) has elected Ms Liesel Knorr, former president of the Accounting Standards Committee of Germany (ASCG), as Chair-designate.

Ms Liesel Knorr follows Ms Tricia O’Malley, past chairman of the Accounting Standards Board of Canada (AcSB) and IASB member from 2001 to 2007. The IFASS (formerly known as National Standard-setters, NSS) is a grouping of national accounting standard-setters from around the world, plus other organisations that have a close involvement in financial reporting issues.

Further information can be obtained in the related press release on the ASCG website.

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