A former PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) senior partner is one of three new members appointed to the UK Professional Oversight Board (POB).
Roger Marshal was until recently a senior partner at PwC UK and has extensive experience auditing FTSE 100 companies across a variety of sectors.
Marshal also previously chaired PwC’s Global Audit Policy Board.
The other two new POB members are:
– Rudolf Ferscha, who has held a range of senior executive and non-executive positions in the UK, US, and in Germany, including a senior management position with the Goldman Sachs Group; and
– Diane Walters, a qualified accountant and academic.
The POB’s responsibilities are to oversee auditor regulation, monitor auditing quality, and oversee accountancy regulation and actuarial professionals.