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Professor Giovanna Michelon

Business School academic appointed as chair of ACCA's Global Forum for Governance, Risk and Performance

Professor Giovanna Michelon, of the University of Exeter Business School, has been appointed as the chair of ACCA's Global Forum for Governance, Risk and Performance

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Professor Giovanna Michelon, Professor of Accounting, as the chair of ACCA’s Global Forum for Governance, Risk and Performance. Professor Michelon was previously of the University of Padova (Italy), and her work mainly relates to corporate social responsibility and governance, including building upon a stakeholder-oriented approach to governance, the role of governance in shaping corporate social responsibility (CSR) activities and exploring the role of CSR information for market participants and other stakeholders.

ACCA’s Global Forums are integral to positioning ACCA as a body of truly global reputation and influence. As an organisation, ACCA has more than 503, 000 students worldwide and 208,000 qualified members, who are considered among the world’s best-qualified and most highly sought after accountants, working in every sector imaginable.

As a global, trusted organisation, and one of which the University of Exeter Business School is a member of, we are pleased a member of our own institution will be forging greater ties with ACCA, a reflection of the ambition and excellence of our staff and students.

Date: 21 September 2018

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