The UK Financial Reporting Council has appointed Roger Marshall as interim chairman of the Accounting Standards Board (ASB).
Marshall replaces Ian Mackintosh who was recently appointed vice-chairman of the International Accounting Standards Board.
Marshall was previously a senior partner at PwC where he audited FTSE 100 companies across a variety of sectors. He was also chairman of PwC’s Corporate Reporting Task Force in 2008-2009.
He was also previously a member of the ASB for six years until 2007. In May, 2010 Marshall was appointed to the Professional Oversight Board.