Job Title: Technical Advisor for Guy Piolé
Baudouin Griton, a French certified public accountant, is technical advisor to Guy Piolé who became a member of the International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board in January 2013. Previously he was the technical advisor to Guy’s predecessor, Marie Pierre Cordier since 2010.
Mr. Griton is an audit partner with KPMG France, where he has been working in the Infrastructure and Government sector for more than twenty years. He is the partner in charge of the audit of the the International Bureau of Weights and Measures’ Financial Statements and Pension scheme, an international organization located In Paris that prepares its financial statements using IPSASs as well as the signing partner of one of the largest listed construction company in Europe. Since 2008 he is also a member of the working group in charge of translating IPSAS Standards into French as well as of numerous working groups of the CNoCP (the French Public Sector Accounting Standard Setter) and is a member of the KPMG International IPSAS panel.
In its previous experiences, Mr Griton has also led for seven years the PCAOB Standards, US GAAP and GAAS doctrine department of his firm and served as lead partner on major international French listed groups.
Mr. Griton is an MBA professor with the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris and Deputy Chief Editor of the monthly review of the French founding member organization of the International Association of Financial Executive Institutes and author of multiple articles on accountancy and auditing. He is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris of France and of the University of Paris in Economics.