John Stanford

Title: Senior Advisor, IPSASB

John Stanford is currently working on the limited scope update of the Conceptual Framework.

Prior to that, Mr. Stanford was Technical Director of International Public Sector Accounting Standards Board (IPSASB), initially on an acting basis, between April 2015 and March 2020. Responsible for management and delivery of IPSASB’s work program and, in conjunction with the IPSASB Chair, planning IPSASB’s outreach program. John joined the IPSASB staff in April 2005 and was appointed Deputy Director of IPSASB in July 2008.

Mr. Stanford was a member of the IFRS Advisory Council between January 2016 and December 2018 and was a member of the European Union Advisory Group of Experts on Accounting Standards from 2006 until 2021.


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