AASOC

Appointments – AASOC and the AASB

March 25, 2019 News

AASOC Announces New Appointments and Retirements

Retiring as AASOC Chair on March 31, 2019:

  • Bruce Winter, FCPA, FCA, Retired Partner, PWC

Appointed as AASOC Chair for a three-year term ending on March 31, 2022:

  • Kevin Nye, MBA, President, KGN Consulting

New members appointed for three-year terms ending on March 31, 2022:

  • Ellen Desmond, Director – Legal and Administration, New Brunswick Energy and Utilities Board
  • Gary Hannaford, FCPA, FCA, Retired President and CEO, CPA Manitoba
  • Michael Tambosso, FCPA, FCA, Retired Partner, PWC

AASOC Announces New AASB Appointments and Retirements

Retiring as members on March 31, 2019:

  • Marcel Couture, CPA auditeur, CA, Assistant Auditor General at the Auditor General of Quebec
  • Michael Frankel, FCPA auditor, FCA, Principal Financial Advisor, Richter S.E.N.C.R.L.
  • Anna Moreton, CPA, CA, CPA (IL), Partner, Wolrige Mahon

Appointed for a three-year term ending on March 31, 2022:

  • Joel Humphrey, CPA, CA, Partner, Freelandt Caldwell Reilly LLP
  • Audrey Mercier, CPA, CA, Partner, Richter LLP
  • Wayne Morgan, CPA, CA, Head of Professional Practice, Office of the Auditor General of Alberta

Reappointed for a three-year term ending on March 31, 2022:

  • Jean-Francois Trepanier, CPA, CA, Technical Leader, Grant Thornton LLP
  • Julie Corden, CPA, CA, Partner, Deloitte LLP

The Auditing and Assurance Standards Oversight Council (AASOC) is an independent, volunteer body established by the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (now Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada) in 2000. It serves the public interest by overseeing and providing input on the activities of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB), which sets standards for assurance and related service engagements. Reporting to the public and consisting of prominent leaders from business and regulators, AASOC’s responsibilities include appointing AASB members, providing input on strategic priorities and evaluating the performance of the AASB.