Country: Portugal and United Kingdom
Alan Johnson became a member of the IFAC Board in November 2015. He was nominated by the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA).
Mr. Johnson is a Non-executive Director of Jerónimo Martins SGPS, S.A., a food retailer with operations in Portugal, Poland, and Colombia. Previously, he was Chief Financial Officer of Jerónimo Martins, from 2012 to 2014. Between 2005 and 2011 he served as Chief Audit Executive for the Unilever Group. Mr. Johnson also served as Chief Financial Officer of Unilever's Global Foods businesses and worked for Unilever for 35 years in various finance positions in Africa, Europe, and Latin America.
Mr. Johnson has been a member of IFAC’s Professional Accountants in Business Committee since 2011. He is Chair of the ACCA’s Accountants for Business Global Forum and previously was a member of the ACCA's Market Oversight Committee and a board member for Gildat Strauss Israel (2003, 2004). Mr. Johnson is a member of the Fiscal Board (Audit Committee) of St. Julian’s School and a member of the St. Julian’s Association.