Job title: Board member, Group of Latin American Accounting Standards-Setters (GLASS)
Region: Latin America & Caribbean
Mr. Hernán Casinelli is a Board Member of the Group of Latin American Accounting Standard-setters (GLASS), having conducted several GLASS’ technical working groups over the last ten years. He also serves as the Managing Director of the Accounting, Auditing, and Assurance Standards Board of the FACPCE, the Accountancy body profession in Argentina.
Mr. Casinelli is a former member of the IASB’s SME Implementation Group (2010 – 2016) and played a key role in the adoption processes of the IFRS for SME Accounting Standard and the IFRS Accounting Standards in several Latin American countries. Currently, he is also a representative member of the FACPCE in the IASB’s Emerging Economies Group (EEG). He also serves as a member of the Reference Group of the IAASB for the “Audit for Less Complex Entities (LCEs) project”.
In his practice, Mr. Casinelli spent his time as a consultant on IFRS Accounting Standards matters. He combines his professional career and his standard-setting activities with a large academic activity. Since 2013, he serves as an academic director of the IFRS Certificate Program at the Universidad Austral, a partner in learning of ICAEW in Argentina, the best-ranked non-governmental University in Argentina, and one of the best-ranked in Latin America.