Steering Group

The members of the Financial Reporting Lab Steering Group are:

Sir Jonathan Thompson - Chair 
Chief Executive Officer - Financial Reporting Council
Representing: FRC

Karen Almeida
Head of Reporting - Conran Design Group
Representing: Design agencies

Mark Babington
Executive Director, Regulatory Standards - Financial Reporting Council
Representing: FRC

Dr Yasmine Chahed
Visiting Research Fellow - University of Manchester Alliance Manchester Business School
Representing: Academia

Will Chalk
Partner, Ashurst
Representing: Legal

Mick Davies
Partner, Head of Audit Quality - KPMG
Representing: Auditors

Andrew Death
Deputy Director - Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy
Representing: Government

Andrew Harding
Chief Executive, Management Accounting - AICPA & CIMA 
Representing: Professional Bodies

John Hitchins
Deputy Chair, Financial Reporting Review Panel - Financial Reporting Council
Representing: FRC

Harry Jack
Co-Head of Pan European Equity Research, European & UK Equities - Schroders 
Representing: Investors

Alan Newman
Chief Financial and Operating Officer - Ebiquity PLC
Representing: Companies

Ben Peters
Fund Manager - Evenlode Investment Management Ltd
Representing: Investors

Nigel Sleigh-Johnson
Head of Financial Reporting Faculty – Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales
Representing: Professional Bodies

Susan Swabey
Company Secretary - Smith & Nephew plc
Representing: Companies

Kevin Thompson

Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chair - Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc
Representing:  Companies

Freddie Woolfe
Equities Analyst   -  Jupiter Asset Management
Representing:  Investors