Fred Nieto, CFA - Investor Education Manager, IASB
Fred Nieto has been at the IASB since June 2013, as the Investor Education Manager. Fred's role involves producing investor-focused education materials aimed at increasing the understanding of IFRS in the investment community.
Prior to joining the IASB, Fred worked as an equity research analyst in London on the sell-side and on the buy-side. His experience includes having covered the European Insurance sector at UBS Investment Bank and Execution Limited, and having covered the global financials sector at a long/short equity hedge fund. Fred earned an MSc in International Accounting & Finance from the London School of Economics and is a holder of the CFA designation.
Philippe Danjou - Member of the IASB Board
Until his appointment Philippe Danjou was the director of the accounting division of the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF). He graduated from HEC, then qualified as a Chartered Accountant and Registered Statutory Auditor, and joined Arthur Andersen & Co. (Paris) in 1970.
At Arthur Andersen, Mr Danjou ultimately became an audit partner. He was also Executive Director of the French Ordre des Experts Comptables (OEC) from 1982 until 1986.
Mr Danjou was a member of the International Auditing Practices Committee and a technical adviser to the French delegate to the former International Accounting Standards Committee, the predecessor to the IASB.
While at the AMF he served on the IASB's Standards Advisory Council, as an observer at the Committee on Auditing of the European Commission, as a member of IOSCO's Standing Committee 1 on Multinational Accounting and Disclosure, and the Financial Reporting Committee of the Committee of European Securities Regulators (CESRFin).
In 2006, he was appointed chairman of the European Enforcers Coordination Sessions created by CESRFin to help foster consistent enforcement by regulators of IFRS-based financial statements.
Laurent Douillet - Equity Application Specialist, Bloomberg
Laurent Douillet is an Equity Application Specialist at Bloomberg since May 2015. He started his career as a sell side analyst at Lehman Brothers (1996-1998) covering the European Telecommunication Equipment sector. Early 1999, he transitioned to the buy side and worked as a technology and Commercial Services analyst at AllianceBernstein (1999-2009) and Lazard Asset Management (2010-2015) in London.