Business recovery expert Birch, who has served in high-profile roles at Chelsea, Leeds and most recently Everton, has consistently been linked with the job following Mark Palios’ resignation.
PKF corporate recovery head Philip Long recently told Accountancy Age that Birch would be ‘a very good option’ for the FA role.
Last week Richard Scudamore ruled himself out of contention for the post.
Does Darwin's theory apply to taxation? Colin ponders...
The EC has been instructed to draft a European Union (EU) directive authorising an EU financial transaction tax, which would apply to ten of the EU’s 28 member states
Accountancy watchdog the FRC has dropped its investigation into the former chief financial officer of Tesco, nearly two years after the supermarket was engulfed in an accounting scandal
Colin imagines how Apple's logo might change in the wake of the EC's ruling over its Irish tax arrangements