Crowe Horwath International has appointed David Chitty as audit and accounting director. His responsibilities include overseeing common audit standards, audit training and audit practice inspection programmes.
Chitty has extensive audit and assurance experience with private and public companies and is chairman of the Crowe Horwath International accounting and assurance committee.
“David brings significant, international audit experience to [his new role], along with a thorough knowledge of international reporting and auditing standards,” Crowe Horwath International chief executive Frank Arford commented.
Chitty is on the council of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales and is a member of the International Federation of Accountants small and medium practices committee.
He will continue his role as an audit engagement partner at Horwath Clark Whitehill, a UK member firm of Crowe Horwath International.
Crowe Horwath International has a network of more than 140 independent accounting and advisory services firms and 27,700 partners and staff in more than 100 countries.