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Thursday 12 December 2019

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Advisory Council members

Dr Jee In Jang

Professor Dr. Jang represents the Korea Accounting Standards Board (KASB) on the IFRS Advisory Council. He is a Professor of Accounting at Chung-Ang University in Korea. From March 2014 to February 2017 he served as a Chair and CEO of KASB and Chair/Vice-Chair of the Asian-Oceanian Standard-Setters Group.

Prior to joining the KASB, he served as a Vice-president and Dean of the Graduate School of International Management at Chung-Ang University. He also worked as a President of the Korean Accounting Association in 2010.

He obtained his Ph.D. at the State University of New York in the USA and his research interests are in the area of financial reporting, standard- setting and corporate governance. He has published more than 30 research papers in refereed academic journals.