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Standards Advisory Council

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Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council

Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council

DAVIS, Chloë Marion (1909 - 2000), Chairman, Consumer Affairs Group of National Organisations, 1973–79; Member: Council on Tribunals, 1970–79; Consumer Standards Advisory Committee of British Standards Institution, 1965–78 (Chairman 1970–73)

LARKE, William James (died 1959), Vice-President, Iron and Steel Institute (Bessemer) Medal, 1947; The Director, British Iron and Steel Federation, 1922–46 (retd); Pres. British Standards Institution, 1949, 1950; Chairman Advisory Committee Non-Ferrous Minerals, Ministry of Supply, 1940; Controller Non-Ferrous Mineral Development, 1942–45; Pres. Institute of Welding, 1938–42 (Hon. Mem. 1955); Pres. Junior Institution of Engineers (Incorporated), 1936–37; Pres. Institute of Fuel, 1933–34; a member of the Advisory Council to the Comm. of the Privy Council for Scientific and Industrial Research, 1927–31

PURVES, Thomas Fortune (1871 - 1950), President, Institution of Electrical Engineers, 1929–30 (elected Hon. Member, 1948); President, Institution of Post Office Electrical Engineers, 1922–33; Chairman, Engineering Joint Council, 1930–31; President, Burns Club of London, 1931–32; President, Border Counties Association of London, 1933–46; Member of General Board, National Physical Laboratory, 1929–37, Assessor to Advisory Council, Department of Scientific and Industrial Research, 1920–33; Hon. Member, Electro-technische Verein, 1930–39; Member of General Council and of Engineering Divisional Council, British Standards Institution, 1934–42; Member, Board of Managers, Royal Institution, 1935–39; Member, Grand Council of Federation of British Industries, 1942–48; Member of Council, British Electrical Industries Research Association, 1937–48

JACKSON, H(arold) Haygarth (1896 - 1972), Director and Member, Management Board, Bleachers’ Association Ltd, 1948–62; Chairman, North West Regional Board for Industry, 1958–64; Chairman, The Midland Leather Co. Ltd; Director, Manchester Chamber of Commerce, to 1968; Member of Grand Council, Federation of British Industries, to 1965; Vice-Chairman, National Library for the Blind (Northern Branch) to 1964; Member, National Production Advisory Council on Industry to 1964; Member, General Council, British Standards Institute, to 1962

PORTER, John Bonsall (1861 - 1944), Professor Emeritus McGill University; until 1927 Director of Mining Department and Chairman of Faculty of Engineering McGill University; Organising Hon. Secretary, Canadian Engineering Standards Committee, 1917 and Vice-Chairman, 1922–36; Chairman Canadian Advisory Committee InstCE, 1921–31 and Member Council, 1923–26; Past Corr. Member Council InstMM; Past President, Mining Section, Canadian Society of Civil Engineers; Vice-President Canadian Mining Institute, 1907–09; Past President Sigma Xi Society McGill University

JONES, John David Rheinallt (1884 - 1953), Adviser on Native Affairs to Anglo-American Corporation since 1947; formerly Senator elected by African Electoral College, Transvaal and Orange Free State, 1937–42; a Founder, Life Member, and Director of SA Institute of Race Relations, 1930–47; formerly Lecturer in Native Law and Administration, now Hon. Lecturer on Race Relations, Univ. of Witwatersrand; Secretary Witwatersrand Council of Education, 1919–46; Editor, South African Quarterly, 1915–26; was associated in various capacities with establishment and development Univ. of the Witwatersrand, 1919–29; Founder and former Editor, Bantu (now African) Studies, 1921–44; Founder and former Editor, Race Relations (quarterly) and Race Relations News (monthly), publications of Institute of Race Relations; Chief Scout’s Commissioner for Pathfinder Scouts (African); Member of: National Council for Adult Education; Consumers’ Advisory Cttee of Nat. Marketing Council; Nat. Liaison Cttee of FAO; Cttee on Minimum Accommodation Standards; President Sections E (1926) and F (1947) and Member of Council SA Assoc. for Advancement of Science, and member several other public bodies; more especially engaged in inter-racial activities for uplift of Africans and other non-European sections of population

KRISHNAN, Kariamanikkam Srinivasa (1898 - 1961), Hon. Fell., Instn. Telecom. Engineers, 1955; Hon. Mem. Indian Inst. Metals, 1957; Hon. Mem. Operational Research Club, 1957; Meml Council of Honour, Soc. for Visiting Scientists, 1960; Director National Physica. Laboratory of India, since 1947; National Professor since 1958; Hon. Visiting Prof., Delhi Univ., since 1958; Hon. Prof., Ind. Assoc. Cultivation of Science, since 1958; Pres. Nat. Institute of Sciences of India, 1953–54; Pres. Nat. Acad. of Sciences, India, 1945–46; Founder Pres. Bharathi Tamil Sangam; Pres. Delhi Tamil Sangam; Vice-Pres. Indian Acad. of Sciences, 1939–47; Vice-Pres. Indian Assoc. for the Cultivation of Science, 1945–49 and 1953–56; Vice-Pres. Indian Standards Institution, 1953–55; Pres. Physics Section Indian Science Congress, 1939–40; General Pres. Indian Science Congress, 1948–49; Chm., Bd of Res. in Nuclear Science since 1955; Mem. Indian Atomic Energy Commn since 1948; Mem. Scientific Advisory Cttee, to Cabinet, since 1956; First President Indian Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 1955–57; Pres. Inst. Metals, India, 1957 and 1958; Chm. Radio Research Cttee since 1950; Mem. Gov. Body CSIR, since 1956; Mem. Board of Scientific and Industrial Research, since 1942; Bd of Engineering Research, since 1953; Mem. Central Adv. Bd Educn, 1956–; Mem. Standing Bd Astronomy, 1956–; Vice-Pres., Internat. Council of Scientific Unions since 1955, and of Internat. Union of Pure and Applied Physics, 1951–57; Mem. Exec. Cttee Internat. Union Crystallography, 1951–54; Mem. Internat. Commission of Weights and Measures, 1958–; Chm. Scientific Advisory Cttee, Unesco, 1955; Chm. Unesco Ed Cttee, Modern Research Trends in Natural Sciences, 1960; Mem. Universities Grants Commission, 1957–; Chairman Indian National Cttee, Internat. Geophys. Year since 1955; Mem. Central Council Sanskrit Education, 1958–; Chm. Sci. Sub-Cttee for Cooperation with Unesco; India’s Representative Pan-Indian Ocean Sci. Assoc., 1957–; Life Mem. Senate Roorkee Univ., 1951–


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A body of experts who advise the International Accounting Standards Board (IASB) on priorities in setting accounting standards. The members also inform the IASB of the implications of proposed standards for users and preparers of financial statements and may give other advice to the IASB or the trustees of the International Accounting Standards Committee Foundation (IASC Foundation). The IASB is required to consult the SAC in advance of decisions on major projects and the trustees of the IASC Foundation must consult the SAC in advance of making any changes to its constitution. See feature International Standard Setters on p. 248.

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