Sir Callum McCarthy Appointed as a Trustee of the IFRS Foundation
The Trustees of the IFRS Foundation, responsible for the governance and oversight of the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB), today announced the appointment of Sir Callum McCarthy to serve as a Trustee.
Sir Callum currently serves as a non-executive director of Industrial and Commercial Bank of China, IntercontinentalExchange and the UK HM Treasury. Between 2003 and 2008 he served as Chairman of the Financial Services Authority (FSA), the UK financial services regulator.
The appointment, approved by the IFRS Foundation Monitoring Board, begins immediately and will expire on 31 December 2014. The term is renewable once.