Manager International Coordination, The Netherlands Institute of Chartered Accountants

Paul F.M. Hurks RA (1958) is International Accountancy Director at NBA Amsterdam (Dutch Professional Organization for Accountants), member of PAODC (Professional Accountancy Organizations Development Committee) of IFAC, member of the Steering Group of Common Content and lecturer for postgraduate accountancy education at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. In his present capacity at NBA, Paul is responsible for the NBA policy for international accountancy coordination, accountancy development work in Eastern Europe and Suriname and harmonization of accountancy education in EU. Paul has been a practitioner for 25 years for audit clients at KPMG Amstelveen and as a founding partner of Omnyacc Accountants Heerhugowaard. Paul served in international and national capacities as accountant, auditor, entrepreneur, quality control reviewer (audit practice and accountancy education), educator and consultant in the field of financial auditing.