The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board said that the group, made up of 30 experts in variuos financial fields, will give its advice to the board on standard-setting priorities and the policy implications of existing and proposed standards.
The group, which the PCAOB hopes will bring a ‘multi-disciplined approach’ to its standards-setting process, will be chaired by the board’s chief auditor Doug Carmichael.
Other members of the group include former Securities and Exchange Commission chief accountant Lynn Turner; Barbara Roper director of investor protection for the Consumer Federation of America and partners from the Big Four.
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