David Bassett

Deputy Director - Accounting Standards

New Zealand External Reporting Board

David is the Deputy Director of Accounting Standard for the External Reporting Board (XRB). David supports the Director of Accounting Standards in leading the staff of the XRB that support the New Zealand Accounting Standards Board. David was previously a Senior Manager in EY's Financial Accounting Advisory Services group and provided technical accounting advice on the application of IFRS and NZ GAAP to listed issuers, private companies, public sector entities and NFPs. David’s past work experience also includes an accounting and strategy role with Les Mills New Zealand, and experience with EY in managing audit engagements in both New Zealand and the United Kingdom across of range of industries.