Andreas BarckowPresident at Accounting Standards Committee of Germany (ASCG / DRSC)
Having been involved with the Accounting Standards Committee of Germany (ASCG / DRSC) for more than ten years, Andreas Barckow became its full-time President in 2015. Being an ex-officio member on the Board of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group, he was appointed Vice President of the Board in 2016. He also is a member of the IFRS Advisory Council and the Management Commentary Consultative Group of the IASB.
Prior to his current role, Andreas was the lead technical partner for financial reporting matters in the German member firm of Deloitte in Frankfurt. He also led the firm's IFRS Centre of Excellence, a group of professionals providing advice on financial reporting topics to audit partners and senior staff. Furthermore, he was a member of Deloitte's Global IFRS Leadership Team, the global technical body in charge of setting the Deloitte policy on IFRS matters.
Andreas holds a Diploma and a Doctorate degree in Business Administration from the University of Paderborn, having studied both at Paderborn (Germany) and Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. In 2009, he was appointed adjunct professor of international financial reporting at Justus Liebig University in Giessen and, in January 2018 became Honorary Professor at the WHU - Otto Beisheim School of Management in Vallendar.