IFRS Foundation trustees appoint new chair
Released 12 November 2020
The trustees of the IFRS Foundation, who are responsible for the governance and oversight of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), have appointed Professor Dr Andreas Barckow to serve as the new IASB chair.
Dr Barckow will succeed Hans Hoogervorst, who completes his second five-year term in June 2021, and will take over the role effective July 2021.
Further information can be found at https://www.ifrs.org/news-and-events/2020/11/andreas-barckow-appointed-as-iasb-chair-from-july-2021/.