Job Title: IPSASB Technical Advisor for Stuart Barr
Renée Pichard is a Principal in the Professional Practices Group of the Office of the Auditor General of Canada. Ms. Pichard has extensive experience providing advisory and training services on IFRS and public sector accounting standards both internally and to Canadian provincial auditor general offices. Prior to joining the Office in 2005, Ms. Pichard spent the first twelve years of her career at Deloitte and as Director of Corporate Finance for a Canada-based international corporation.
She has contributed to the establishment of auditing and accounting standards in Canada as a member of task forces of the Public Sector Accounting Board and the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants. She also serves as a lecturer for the Quebec Institute of Certified Public Accountants on public sector accounting standards.
Ms. Pichard is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Quebec (Canada).