Former PwC audit partner joins AADB

A FORMER PwC audit partner has been appointed to the Accountancy and Actuarial Discipline Board.

Philip Taylor was senior partner at PwC’s Channel Islands practice between 1998 and 2007, before becoming global leader of the firm’s audit quality review programme from 2003 to 2009.

FRC chairman Baroness Hogg said: “An effective professional disciplinary regime is essential to the maintenance of public trust in the capital markets.”

Taylor is also a founder member of the Jersey Financial Services Advisory Board. Baroness Hogg noted his experience of auditing large listed companies “will be of great benefit to the board”.

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