April 12, 2016

CAQ Congratulates Tim Ryan on Election to PwC Chairmanship

Welcomes Ryan to CAQ Board

Washington, DC – Center for Audit Quality Executive Director Cindy Fornelli released the following statement today on the election of Tim Ryan as the Chairman of PwC effective July 1:

“Tim is a proven leader who has played a critical role in driving PwC’s strategy and the firm’s outreach to key stakeholders including investors and regulators.

“Tim will bring an unwavering commitment to audit quality and a wealth of diverse experiences to the Chairman role.

“The CAQ congratulates Tim on his election and we look forward to working with him as a member of the CAQ Governing Board.”

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The Center for Audit Quality (CAQ) is an autonomous public policy organization dedicated to enhancing investor confidence and public trust in the global capital markets. The CAQ fosters high quality performance by public company auditors, convenes and collaborates with other stakeholders to advance the discussion of critical issues requiring action and intervention, and advocates policies and standards that promote public company auditors’ objectivity, effectiveness, and responsiveness to dynamic market conditions. Based in Washington, D.C., the CAQ is affiliated with the American Institute of CPAs. For more information, visit www.thecaq.org.