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Advisory Council members

Advisory Council members

Colin McDonald

Colin McDonald, IFRS Advisory Council

Colin McDonald, Director, is part of BlackRock's Accounting Policy department.

Mr McDonald is responsible for monitoring and responding to accounting developments by various standard-setters, including the International Accounting Standards Board and FRC and ensuring that the investor perspective is represented. Prior to joining BlackRock, Mr McDonald worked for Ernst & Young specialising in the audits of complex reporters using IFRS Standards.

Mr McDonald represents the Investment Association on the IFRS Advisory Council. The Investment Association represents the UK investment management industry.
Mr McDonald is a Chartered Accountant and earned an MA degree with honours in Accountancy and Management from the University of Aberdeen.