The Financial Accounting Foundation (FAF) has announced that Richard R. Jones will
succeed Russell G. Golden as the next chairman of the FASB.
Mr. Jones’s term will begin on July 1, 2020, and end on June 30, 2023, at which time
he will be eligible for a second three-year term.
Mr. Jones is chief accountant and partner at Ernst & Young LLP. He is a former
member of the FASB’s Financial Accounting Standards Advisory Council and the AICPA’s
Accounting Standards Executive Committee.
For more information, see the press release on the FAF’s Web site.