Kevin Ross Tuesday, March 4, 2014 Reflections from an International Financial Management Professional Throughout the world, financial management professionals have various methods for addressing challenges in the workplace and each is subject to their own operational reality. Savvy observers can gain valuable insight into their personal performance by examining these differing viewpoints. With this in mind, the Financial Management Institute has worked with the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA Canada) to bring you a conversation with an international financial management professional and member of ACCA's Global Forum think tank, Mr. Kevin Ross. Mr. Ross is the Financial Reporting and Performance Manager for Infrastructure UK, Her Majesty's Treasury in the United Kingdom. He will discuss key issues and challenges; changing expectations of the financial officer role; public sector shared services in the UK; and common procedures for public sector financial management professionals in the UK. Join us live from London, England for this engaging and informative international presentation. In collaboration with ACCA Canada Kevin Ross, Financial Reporting and Performance Manager for Infrastructure UK, HM Treasury, UK Kevin Ross is the Financial Reporting and Performance Manager for Infrastructure UK (IUK), Her Majesty's Treasury in the United Kingdom. In this capacity, Mr. Ross provides support to the Chief Executive of IUK, HM Treasury in managing the effective operation of IUK, including internal financial management, governance and performance. In addition, he works closely with other Treasury teams, especially those in the Corporate Centre Mr. Ross worked for a number of different government departments and relevant agencies before accepting his current post with IUK. These include the Financial Reporting and Governance Group with HM Treasury, and Finance IT and Facility Services at the Commission for Racial Equality. Mr. Ross was also involved with the roll-out of resource accounting and budgeting, and he led the team responsible for coordinating financial skills training across Whitehall departments. Mr. Ross is an ACCA professional accountant and has an MBA specializing in public sector change management.