Head of Accounting and Reporting Policy team
UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

Seema is the Head of Accounting and Reporting Policy team in UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy. Seema’s work focuses on Accounting and Reporting policy development for companies and other private legal entities, including EU exit preparation. Seema has worked in Government for the last three years.

Prior to this, Seema worked at the UK’s Financial Reporting Council, focusing on corporate reporting and accounting policy development. This included setting up the Financial Reporting Lab and working with the IASB and EFRAG on development of IFRS 9 and IFRS 17. Seema spent her early career working as an auditor at KPMG. Her clients included many listed companies, banks and insurance companies.

Seema is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales, with 22 years’ experience.