Country: South Africa
Warren Maroun is a Professor of Accounting and Auditing at the University of the Witwatersrand's School of Accountancy. He joined the IAASB's Board in January 2022 having been nominated by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants.
Prior to joining the Board, Mr. Maroun consulted widely on matters related to financial accounting, auditing and integrated reporting. He also serves as the editor of Meditari Accountancy Research and is an Associate Editor of Accounting, Auditing and Accountability Journal. Before joining academia, Mr. Maroun served in different capacities at PricewaterhouseCoopers. He has served on different task forces, working groups and committees for the Integrated Reporting Committee of South Africa, the Independent Regulatory Board for Auditors and the Chartered Governance Institute of Southern Africa.
Mr. Maroun has published several books and book chapters and is an author on numerous academic papers dealing with technical and theoretical developments in corporate reporting and assurance. He earned his Masters in Accountancy from the University of the Witwatersrand and a PhD from Kings' College London. He is a member of the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.