Mario Christodoulou, Accountancy Age, Tuesday 12 October 2010 at 08:23:00

Hans Hoogervorst named as chairman of the IASB while UK standard setter IanMackintosh appointed vice-chairman

Sir David Tweedie, head of the International Accounting Standards Board, willbe succeeded by Hans Hoogervorst, current chairman of the Netherlands marketsregulator.

He will be supported by Ian Mackintosh, current head of the UK AccountingStandards Board, who was named vice chairman. Sir David is due to step down inJune 2011.

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