Gary Hannaford became a member of the International Ethics Standards Board for Accountants in January 2012. He was nominated by the Chartered Professional Accountants of Canada (CPA Canada), formerly the Canadian Institute of Chartered Accountants (CICA).
Mr. Hannaford is the Chief Executive Officer for the Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba, which is the provincial regulatory body for Chartered Professional Accountants in the Province of Manitoba, Canada.
Mr. Hannaford is also the Chair of CPA Canada’s Public Trust Committee (PTC), which is responsible for overseeing the regulatory structures and processes across provincial jurisdictions in Canada. PTC’s goal is to achieve consistency between provincial Chartered Professional Accountant bodies in Canada and make sure that the processes and standards in Canada meet or exceed international standards.
A graduate of the University of Waterloo, Mr. Hannaford is a Chartered Professional Accountant, and a Fellow of the Chartered Professional Accountants of Ontario and the Chartered Professional Accountants of Manitoba.