He takes over the one-year post from James Castellano and said the theme of his chairmanship would be the restoration of the reputation of the accounting profession.
‘There is no excuse for failing to live up to the standards of the profession,’ he said. ‘We all know we can do everything right and still not do the right thing.’
The AICPA, the leading professional body in the US, has lost some of its Washington lobbying power in the wake of the accounting scandals of the last 18 months.
Mazars has announced the appointment of Michael Tripp as the new head of financial services
A new leader, Darra Singh has been appointed to lead EY’s UK government and public sector practice
MHA MacIntyre Hudson has partnered with cloud accounting software provider Xero ahead of the government’s requirement for digital records
Revenue and profitability growth in on the rise for CPA firms, found a survey from the American Institute of CPA’s and its subsidiary CPA.com