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Head of Irish oversight body chosen

Ian Drennen has been chosen as the chief executive designate of Ireland's new accountancy oversight body.

Link: New chief executive for Irish institute

The Irish Auditing and Accounting Supervisory Authority will supervise how accountancy bodies regulate and monitor their members, once the appropriate legislation has been passed. It will also ensure that companies financial statements comply with the law.

Drennen was previously head of the corporate compliance department at the Office of the Director of Corporate Enforcement.

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