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Company Overview of Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)

Company Overview

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board is a non-profit body established to oversee public accounting firms and facilitate standardized audit reports preparation for companies that are subject to the securities laws. The Board establishes auditing and related attestation, quality control, ethics, and independence standards and rules to be used by registered public accounting firms in the preparation and issuance of audit reports. In addition, it has investigative and disciplinary authority over registered public accounting firms and associated persons. The board was established through the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and is based in Washington, District of Columbia with additional offices i...

1666 K Street, NW

Washington, DC 20006-2803

United States

Founded in 2002

Phone:

202-207-9100

Fax:

202-862-8430

Key Executives for Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB)

Chief Auditor and Director of Professional Standards
Age: 66
Acting Chief Auditor
Chief Hearing Officer
Chief Trial Counsel for Division of Enforcement & Investigations and Deputy Director for Division of Enforcement & Investigations
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board (PCAOB) Key Developments

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Promotes Mark A. Adler to Deputy Director and Chief Trial Counsel in the Division of Enforcement and Investigations

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board announced that Mark A. Adler has been promoted to Deputy Director and Chief Trial Counsel in the Division of Enforcement and Investigations, where he will oversee the litigation program, effective May 12. Since joining the PCAOB in December 2010, Adler has litigated enforcement proceedings as Deputy Chief Trial Counsel. Previously, Adler served at the Securities and Exchange Commission in the Division of Enforcement, both as Acting Chief and Deputy Chief Litigation Counsel.

Public Company Accounting Oversight Board Appoints Steven Richards as Senior Advisor to the Director of Enforcement and Investigations

The Public Company Accounting Oversight Board announced that Steven Richards has been named the Senior Advisor to the Director of the Division of Enforcement and Investigations. Richards has served as Special Advisor to PCAOB Chairman James R. Doty since March 2011. In that role, Richards advised the Chairman on all matters that came before the Board and worked with the other Board members on the Board's priorities. Immediately prior to joining the PCAOB in 2011, Richards was a Managing Director in the Forensic and Litigation Consulting segment of FTI Consulting Inc.

Novus Acquisition & Development Corp Engages Kingery & Crouse CPS as its PCAOB Auditor

Novus Acquisition & Development Corp. has engaged Kingery & Crouse CPS as Novus' PCAOB auditor. The reports that Kingery & Crouse will generate will give full disclosure and transparency to Novus' financial condition. The company selection of Kingery & Crouse CPA's as it states on their website 'a full spectrum of SEC auditing' as well at times they will assist Novus to register their common shares and/or comply with SEC rules and reporting requirements; elevating Novus to the status of a fully reporting company.

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