John Hitchins is Deputy Chair of the Financial Reporting Review Panel.
John retired from PwC in 2014 after 26 years as a partner. Throughout his PwC career, John specialised in bank auditing and advisory services and was PwC’s banking industry leader from 2001-10. From 2010 to his retirement, he led the PwC network’s global IFRS technical group. He is currently Chair of the Audit Committee at Aldermore Group PLC.
John served as a member of the FCA Practitioner and Markets Practitioner Panels from 2012 to 2014. He has served as Chairman of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales’ Banking Committee and as a Board member of the Institute’s Financial Services Faculty and a member of the Institute’s Business Law Committee.