March 17, 2014
The AOSSG congratulates Dr Jee In Jang and Mr Sungsoo Kwon for their respective appointments as incoming Chair and Vice-Chair of the Korea Accounting Standards Board (KASB), and accordingly welcomes Dr Jang to his role as AOSSG Vice-Chair. AOSSG members look forward to working with Dr Jang and Mr Kwon in their new roles with the aim of continuing to promote improved financial reporting within Asia-Oceania.
At the same time, AOSSG members express their utmost gratitude to Mr Steve Lim and Mr Chanhong Kim, the outgoing KASB Chairman and Vice-Chairman respectively, for their contributions to the AOSSG over their terms at the KASB. AOSSG members have had great pleasure in working with Messrs Lim and Kim and are very grateful for their leadership and support of KASB's contribution to the AOSSG.
The HKICPA, represented by Mr Clement Chan, President of the Hong Kong Institute of Certified Public Accountants (HKICPA), and the KASB were ratified as the new AOSSG Chair and Vice-Chair respectively as at the 2013 Annual AOSSG Meeting for two-year terms.