London (Sept. 23, 2002) -- John T Smith, a partner in the national office of Deloitte & Touche, has been appointed as a part-time member of the International Accounting Standards Board, the group charged with developing a single set of international accounting standards.
He replaces Robert Herz, who resigned in June to become chairman of the Financial Accounting Standards Board. Smith's five-year term begins Oct. 1. He currently serves as director of accounting policies for Deloitte & Touche, where he is responsible for preparing his firm’s responses to accounting standard-setting initiatives in the United States. He also participates in responding to IASB standard-setting initiatives as a member of the Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu international accounting committee.
Register or login for access to this item and much more
All Accounting Today content is archived after seven days.
Community members receive:
- All recent and archived articles
- Conference offers and updates
- A full menu of enewsletter options
- Web seminars, white papers, ebooks
Already have an account? Log In
Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access