The Securities and Exchange Commission named John W. White to the post of director of the regulator's division of corporate finance.

White, 58, who succeeds Alan Beller in the post, will come aboard the agency March 20. He is currently a partner at the law firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore, where he has spent the last 25 years.

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

Don't have an account? Register for Free Unlimited Access