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17 Nov. 2017

Professor Christine Helliar appointed as AASB Research Director

We are pleased to announce Professor Christine Helliar will be the new AASB Research Director.  The University of South Australia Business School, where she is a Professor at the School of Commerce, is providing Professor Helliar on a part time contract basis.

Having an academic professor in this role recognises the vital contribution research plays in the development of high-quality accounting standards. The role will facilitate greater collaboration between the AASB, academia and business.

Professor Helliar is well-qualified to drive research relevant to standard setting, having held the role of director of research at The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland (2003-2009) before taking up the position of Chair of the Trustees of the British Accounting and Finance Association (2009-2016).

In addition, Professor Helliar brings extensive industry experience to the role with a broad background in accounting, finance and capital markets gained in roles with EY, Morgan Stanley, Hong Kong Bank and Citigroup.

Professor Helliar starts as Research Director on Tuesday 21 November 2017.