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EFRAG appoints technical director

The European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) is to appoint Patricia McBride as technical director, effective from the end of April, 2014.

McBride is a dual UK and Australian citizen, who has spent time working for standard setters in Australia, New Zealand and Hong Kong. Before this she also spent time as chief accountant at a large German corporate for eight years.

Commenting on her appointment, McBride said she was "looking forward to participating in the developments in financial reporting as they apply in Europe."

She will replace current technical director Pieter Dekker, who will leave EFRAG when he steps down in April, after four years of service.

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