The Top People in Public Accounting - 2014
The most influential people in the field of accounting, as chosen by their peers.
Each year as part of our Top 100 Most Influential People in Accounting list, we ask candidates for the list to name who they think are the most influential people in the field ó and here they are, ranked by the number of votes they received from the 115 candidates.
Co-founder and owner, ConvergenceCoaching
President and CEO, Intuit
Founder, VeraSage Institute
CEO, Boomer Consulting
Vice president of firm services & global alliances, AICPA
Chair, Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)
CEO and Executive Director, Maryland Association of CPAs (MACPA)
Chair, Financial Accounting Standards Foundation
Mary Jo White
Chair, Securities & Exchange Commission
President and CEO, American Institute of CPAs
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