• Register
Return to: Home > News > Standards > SASB announces members of the inaugural SASB Standards Board

SASB announces members of the inaugural SASB Standards Board

The board of directors of the Sustainability Accounting Standards Board (SASB) Foundation has announced the appointment of nine members to its inaugural SASB Standards Board, responsible for the oversight of SASB standards.

The members of the SASB Standards Board are independent experts appointed by the SASB Foundation board of directors, and they are responsible for the oversight of the SASB standards including due process, outcomes, ratification and any future changes to the standards.

The new members are:

  • Jean Rogers, founder and former CEO, SASB
  • Verity Chegar, vice president and ESG strategist, BlackRock
  • Daniel Goelzer, senior counsel, Baker & McKenzie LLP
  • Jeffrey Hales, professor, Georgia Institute of Technology – Ernest Scheller Jr. College of Business
  • Robert Hirth, chairman, Committee of Sponsoring Organizations of the Treadway Commission (COSO), senior managing director, Protiviti
  • Kurt Kuehn, former CFO, UPS
  • Lloyd Kurtz, senior portfolio manager, head of social impact investing, Wells Fargo Private Bank
  • Elizabeth Seeger, director, KKR
  • Stephanie Tang, senior corporate counsel and assistant corporate secretary, the Clorox Company

Alan Beller, chair of the nominating and governance committee of the SASB Foundation, said; “We have carefully considered and selected the members of the SASB Standards Board to represent a diversity of key perspectives, including individuals with expertise and experience in standards-setting, corporate reporting, and investing and financial analysis.”

Top Content

    Addressing tax challenges and the digitisation of the economy

    As the economy becomes even more globalised through digital sources, the tax systems currently in place need to be scrutinised to examine whether they are still fit for current and emerging business models. Joe Pickard reports on the OECD’s approach to this issue.

    read more

    Primary financial statements: a game changer in reporting?

    International Accounting Standards Board chair Hans Hoogervorst delivered a speech at the Seminario International sobre NIIF y NIF, organised by the Consejo Mexicano de Normas de Información Financiera in Mexico. The Accountant presents the highlights.

    read more

    FASB readies standards for the netflix generation

    The US Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) has updated its accounting standard for entertainment, with a specific eye on keeping up to date with how episodic content, such as television programmes, is consumed in the modern world. Jonathan Minter reports.

    read more

    Brexit: why it takes two to tango

    Former TA editor Vincent Huck, now editor of Insurance Asset Risk, looks at why Brexit might unleash geopolitical intrigue in Europe’s accounting standard-setting scene – and why IFRS 17 will be an incredible source of opportunity for firms in the coming years.

    read more
Privacy Policy

We have updated our privacy policy. In the latest update it explains what cookies are and how we use them on our site. To learn more about cookies and their benefits, please view our privacy policy. Please be aware that parts of this site will not function correctly if you disable cookies. By continuing to use this site, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy unless you have disabled them.