Director, Accounting Methodology Department, Ministry of Finance, Republic of Lithuania

Ingrida Muckutė is the Director of the Accounting Methodology Department of the Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Lithuania since July 2004. She has gained her experience as a Senior Consultant in Andersen and later in Ernst&Young as a member of audit and related services teams. Later on she continued her professional activities as a Financial Controller in j.s.c. Konica Minolta Baltia. In the Ministry of Finance she has initiated the public sector accounting reform, has been involved in its implementation through all its stages: from the concept paper and the Public Sector Accountability Law to training programs for public sector accountants. She chairs the National Public Sector Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards Committee and National Business Accounting Standards Committee. She also has experience as a lecturer on public sector accounting and financial reporting standards. Ingrida Muckutė graduated Vilnius University with a master degree in Accounting, Finance and Banking.