Job Title: Technical Director, IAASB
Country: United States
Matthew Waldron joined the IAASB as Technical Director in January 2017. In this role, Mr. Waldron manages and oversees the work of the IAASB, including its strategic and operational activities and work program. As Technical Director, he also plays a key role in developing and strengthening IAASB stakeholder relationships.
Previously, Mr. Waldron was a Director in the Financial Reporting Policy Group at CFA Institute, where he represented membership interests regarding audit and financial reporting proposals issued by the US Financial Accounting Standards Board, the International Accounting Standards Board, and other regulators and standard setters. He drafted position papers and comment letters and worked closely on the initiatives undertaken by the CFA Institute’s Corporate Disclosure Policy Council.
Mr. Waldron was also the Chair of the IAASB Consultative Advisory Group, 2015-2016, as well as a member from 2008 to 2015.
Mr. Waldron held a Certified Public Accountant license and membership in the American Institute of CPAs.