Jean-François is a member of the Auditing and Assurance Standards Board (AASB) Task Force on Audit Reporting Implications of the New Canadian Auditing Standards. He is also a member of the AASB Task Force on Reporting on Information Encountered during the Financial Statement Audit. He has 10 years of experience in assurance with the professional standards group at Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton, a member firm of Grant Thornton International. In this capacity, he assists engagement teams in resolving complex assurance related issues. He also develops training material and drafts communications dealing with emergent assurance issues. Jean-François holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Graduate Diploma in Public Accountancy from Montreal’s École des Hautes études commerciales (HEC).