Our training will include a summary of the main changes brought by IFRS 16 and examples, as well as highlights on key matters that any professional should know and consider in the view of a successful implementation.
This session is aimed for accounting and audit profession, business developers…. that have exposure to in setting up and accounting for leasing agreements/operations.
This standard on Leasing is addressed to all companies that have/are entering in leasing agreements, to ensure compliance with the IFRS requirements effective from January 2019.Mostly impacted will be the lessees with operating leases under current standard. The new accounting treatment could affect a number of areas:
By the end of this session, participants will be able to:
02:00 pm - 05:30 pm
This training is coordinated by Philippe Foerster, Lead Partner of IFRS Learning Solutions of PwC Luxembourg. It will be animated by experts of PwC Luxembourg daily involved in the implementation of the IFRS norms.
Philippe Foerster is the IFRS leader for PwC Luxembourg and is a partner in the Assurance practice.
Philippe has over 18 years experience in serving financial and multinational institutions providing audit and advisory services. He is part of the PwC Global Accounting and Consulting Services (GACS) and is a partner specialised in accounting for financial instruments and consolidation under IFRS. He is member of several PwC international IFRS working groups: GACS, Financial Instruments Topical Team (FITT) and Corporate Treasury Technical Committee (CTTC). He participated in the elaboration of our global guide: hedge accounting in practice.
Philippe graduated from HEC-University of Liège-Belgium. He is a qualified “réviseur d’entreprises” in Luxembourg.