Title: IFAC Board Technical Advisor for Wienand Schruff
Gillian Waldbauer has been with the Institut der Wirtschaftprüfer e.V. in Germany (IDW) since 2003 as a technical manager in the international affairs department. Since November 2014, she has been the head of international affairs, where her work is concentrated on international issues in the fields of auditing and assurance, financial reporting, non-financial reporting and financial reporting in the public sector.
Within the IDW, Ms. Waldbauer provides support to both the accounting and auditing boards in regard to international auditing and reporting issues, as well as the public sector committee for its international work. She is also involved in drafting the IDW's comment letters on international auditing and accounting issues.
Ms. Waldbauer’s international experience includes active involvement in Accountancy Europe’s Audit and Assurance Policy Group. She is also a technical advisor for the IFAC Small and Medium Practices Committee.
Ms. Waldbauer is a fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and has several years of audit experience with a medium-sized firm in London.