Country: South Africa
Milton Segal is qualified Chartered Accountant (SA) with a master’s degree in commerce with a taxation specialization.
He is the Senior Executive in charge of corporate reporting at the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA). He is currently also caretaking the audit and assurance portfolio.
Within corporate reporting, Milton leads the IFRS team, the integrated reporting, thinking and sustainability team, as well as the Members in Business (Technical) team.
His expertise is in technical IFRS reporting, audit technical and non-financial reporting.
A former academic, Milton led the Financial Accounting division for the internationally renowned School of Accountancy at the University of the Witwatersrand (Wits) where he was also the postgraduate program head.
Milton is an established researcher and has published papers in local and international journals and has presented papers both within South Africa and abroad.
He currently still examines master’s theses and serves as a reviewer for internationally rated research journals.
Through SAICA, Milton sits on both the Value Reporting Foundation (VRF) council and the International Accounting Standards Board’s (IASB) Emerging Economies Group (EEG).