American Law Institute

Corporate Board Elections
and
Internal Controls

27th September 2005
Federal Reserve Bank of New York

European Corporate Governance Institute

A free all-day conference co-sponsored by the American Law Institute and the European Corporate Governance Institute

David Devlin
President
European Federation of Accountants (FEE)

FEE website: http://www.fee.be/


David Devlin is President of FEE, the European Federation of Accountants. The Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens (FEE) is the representative organisation for the accountancy profession in Europe. FEE's membership consists of 44 professional institutes of accountants from 32 countries. FEE member bodies are present in all 25 member states of the European Union and three member countries of EFTA. FEE member bodies represent more than 500,000 accountants in Europe.

David Devlin is a member of the Supervisory Board of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group, established to advise the European Commission on the introduction of International Financial Reporting Standards in the EU by 2005 and to influence the work of the International Accounting Standards Board.

David Devlin is a member of the European Commission’s European Corporate Governance Forum. He also is active in matters of professional ethics for the accountancy profession. He is a member of IFAC’s Ethics Committee, which is responsible for the profession’s global Ethics Code.

He was a member of the Irish Government’s Company Law Review Group until 2004.

He is a partner in PricewaterhouseCoopers in Dublin.