The Financial Reporting Council (FRC) has appointed Marek Grabowski as the new executive director of the Auditing Practices Board (APB).
Grabowski, who retires as a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) on 31 December 2009, replaces Jon Grant who has held the position since 1996. The appointment takes effect on 1 March 2010.
Richard Fleck, APB chairman, said: “Marek is well placed to lead APB’s work in the coming years. He has extensive experience as a client service partner both as an auditor and reporting on capital market prospectuses. He has also spent periods acting as a technical support partner dealing with complex auditing and accounting issues internationally.”
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