Lifting the Lid on the FRC, 5 November 2019

Once again, the FRC is holding its annual update event for private investors. This year it will take place on Tuesday, 5th November from 1.30pm to 5.00pm. As in previous years, the venue will be the FRC’s offices at 125 London Wall.

This promises to be a very interesting afternoon, including an address from Jon Thompson, the new CEO of the FRC, on his vision, strategy and priorities for the future.

Further details are below.

If you wish to attend, please register using the form below.

Attendance is limited to 50 members and places will be allotted on a first-come, first-served basis. Priority will be given to Full Members.

Date: 5th November 2019
Time: Meeting starts at 1.30pm
Location: FRC’s offices at 125 London Wall EC2Y 5AS

Agenda:

1.30pm Registration and coffee

2.00pm Meeting starts

  1. Welcome and Introduction to the afternoon – Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC
  2. Sir Jon Thompson: New FRC CEO
    Sir Jon to give an introduction to his views on the FRC and his priorities coming into his new role.
  3. David Rule: Executive Director of Supervision
    Along with Carol Page, Director of CRR and Andrew Meek, Director of AQR, David will give an overview of the FRC’s supervision activities and take questions.  David is particularly interested to hear from UKSA and ShareSoc members about specific industries or areas of accounting and auditing where they have concerns about quality.
  4. Mark Babington: Director of Audit Policy and Competition
    Mark will explain the changes made by the FRC to the Auditing and Ethical Standards and the changes to the standards on Going Concern.
  5. David Styles: Director of Governance and Stewardship
    David will explain the upcoming changes to the UK stewardship Code and discuss what we have been seeing in early implementation of the new UK Corporate Governance Code.
  6. Wrap up and close: Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC

If you would like to pre-submit a question before the meeting please send it to info@sharesoc.org. We will select the most interesting questions submitted, to start the Q&A sessions. There will be plenty of time for questions and answers, so you will also be able to ask questions on the day.

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Event Details:
  • Location Name: FRC's offices
  • Address: 125 London Wall
  • City: London
  • Postcode: EC2Y 5AS
  • Country: UK
  • Date of Event: Tuesday November 5, 2019
  • Event Start: Meeting starts at 1.30pm
  • Agenda Title: Lifting the Lid on the FRC
  • Agenda Description: - Welcome and Introduction to the afternoon – Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC
    - Sir Jon Thompson: New FRC CEO
    - David Rule: Executive Director of Supervision
    - Mark Babington: Director of Audit Policy and Competition
    - David Styles: Director of Governance and Stewardship
    - Wrap up and close: Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC

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A telephone number is only requested in case of query. It can be omitted if preferred. A postal address is required but will only be used in exceptional circumstances. Communication will normally be via email.

IMPORTANT: You should receive confirmation via email of your registration within 48 hours of submitting it using the above form. If for any reason, that does not arrive, please let us know immediately by telephoning 0333-200-1595. Running order and companies presenting are subject to change so please check this web page nearer the date if you have an interest in a particular company.

Add to calendar
Event Details:
  • Location Name: FRC's offices
  • Address: 125 London Wall
  • City: London
  • Postcode: EC2Y 5AS
  • Country: UK
  • Date of Event: Tuesday November 5, 2019
  • Event Start: Meeting starts at 1.30pm
  • Agenda Title: Lifting the Lid on the FRC
  • Agenda Description: - Welcome and Introduction to the afternoon – Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC
    - Sir Jon Thompson: New FRC CEO
    - David Rule: Executive Director of Supervision
    - Mark Babington: Director of Audit Policy and Competition
    - David Styles: Director of Governance and Stewardship
    - Wrap up and close: Jen Sisson, Chief of Staff, FRC

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