Board Member, Australian Accounting Standards Board

Professor Ann Tarca
PhD, MAcc, BCom, FCA
Head, Accounting and Finance Group
Business School
University of Western Australia

Professor Ann Tarca is head of the Accounting and Finance group at the Business School of the University of Western Australia. She has over 15 years teaching experience, building on prior work in public accounting and the public sector. She has been involved in a wide range of training and education activities in Australia and internationally. In 2011-2012 Ann was an Academic Fellow for the IFRS Foundation Education Initiative in London.

Ann’s research focuses on accounting standards, financial reporting regulation and accounting practice, particularly the adoption and application of IFRS. She has published many papers in international journals and prepared several IFRS literature reviews for the International Accounting Standards Board. Ann is currently a member of the Australian Accounting Standards Board.