|IIA President and CEO Richard Chambers has been named one of America’s “Top 100 Most Influential People” in accounting by Accounting Today magazine. On the list he joins notable figures including President Obama, regulatory department heads, Congressional leaders, service firm CEOs, academic leaders, and major finance/accounting-related association heads. Accounting Today recognized that under Chambers’ leadership, The IIA has enjoyed membership growth and increased influence, as well development of emerging social media strategies, new conferences, and comprehensive work undertaken by The IIA Research Foundation through its ongoing Common Body of Knowledge study. |
This recognition demonstrates The IIA’s leadership role in the accounting profession, elevates its presence and stature in the public eye, and enhances its credibility as The IIA speaks with policy makers and others about the role internal audit can play in effective corporate governance. Congratulations to Richard Chambers for this achievement and honor!
See the list of "Top 100” on the Accounting Today website.