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John Kuett
Vice President, European Lease Accounting at LeaseAccelerator


John Kuett is a leading industry IFRS expert, specializing in topics such as IFRS 15 Revenue, IAS
16 Property, Plant & Equipment, IFRS 16 Leases, IAS 36 Impairment of Assets, IAS 37 Provisions,
Contingent Liabilities and Contingent Assets, plus IAS 38 Intangible Assets.

John Kuett has over 20 years of experience leading companies’ financial reporting and
compliance activities, most recently at $100 billion international consumer products
manufacturer, Nestlé, where he was responsible for the implementation and application of
changes in the International Financial Reporting at Group level.

At Nestlé, Kuett lead the IFRS 16 accounting project team, early adopting IFRS 16 on a full retrospective basis in 2018. In
addition, John updated the company’s internal and external financial reporting guidelines, as
well as providing vital advice and support on how the guidelines applied to specific issues and
transactions across the global businesses. John Kuett’s previous roles include Controller and
Assistant Treasurer at Jenny Craig, Inc. and Vice President and Controller at Frederick’s of

John Kuett leads the accounting strategy in the EMEA and Asia Pacific Regions for
LeaseAccelerator, the market-leading Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solution for Enterprise Lease
Accounting. In his role, John works with companies to enable them to comply with the IFRS 16
and ASC 842 standards. He also helps train internal and external resources and supports presales
and post -sales activities.

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Agenda Sessions

  • IFRS 16 Leases: Implementation Changes