Title: IAASB Technical Advisor for Roger Simnett
Rene Herman is a Senior Project Manager at the Australian Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AUASB). She is responsible for the planning, research, development and delivery of auditing and assurance standards and related guidance forming part of the AUASB strategy and corporate plan. Rene's primary areas of focus at the AUASB is on Australian Auditing Standards and related guidance in relation to historical financial information, with her current area of focus being on coordinating and cooperating effectively with regulators.
Prior to joining the AUASB Rene held the position of Executive Director at Ernst and Young where she was the executive responsible for the risk management, execution and delivery of external audit engagements. Her experience is across a diverse range of industries in the private, public and government sectors from SMEs to the largest Corporations in Australia.
Rene studied at the University of Cape Town and is a member of the Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand.