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UK FRC appoints members to advisory bodies

The UK Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has appointed several members to its accounting and audit and assurance councils.

The councils are responsible for advising the FRC board on financial reporting standards, monitoring international financial reporting developments, and providing general input and thought in the field of financial reporting.

"Each of these councils have an integral role within the FRC in upholding high quality corporate governance and reporting to foster investment," FRC chief executive Stephen Hadrill said and welcomed the new members.

Appointed to the FRC Accounting Council are:

- Michael Gallagher,
- Mark Smith, and
- Jeremy Townsend.


Appointed to the FRC Audit & Assurance Council are:

- Maggie McGhee,
- Jane Fuller,
- Robert Hingley, and
- Conall O'Halloran.

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