Leslie Seidman

Former Chairman, Financial Accounting Standards Board

Independent Director since 2018

Leslie Seidman
Biography

PRINCIPAL OCCUPATION

Former Chairman, Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB), independent organization responsible for financial accounting and reporting standards, Norwalk, CT (2010–2013) 

 

PRIOR BUSINESS EXPERIENCE

Board Member, FASB (2003–2013)

Financial reporting consultant (1999–2003)

Staff Member, FASB (1994–1999)

Vice President, Accounting Policy, JP Morgan (1987–1996) 

Auditor, Arthur Young (1984–1987) 

 

CURRENT PUBLIC COMPANY BOARDS

General Electric

Moody’s, provider of credit ratings, research and analytical tools (chairman, Audit Committee) 

 

OTHER POSITIONS

 

Founding Director, Pace University Center for Excellence in Financial Reporting (2014-2018) 

Former Public Governor, Board of Governors, Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) (2014-2019) 

Advisor, Idaciti 

Certified Public Accountant (Inactive) 

 

EDUCATION

Colgate University

MS (Accounting), New York University

 

Qualifications
Finance & Accounting
Government & Regulatory
Risk Management
Technology

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