Following the news that Richard Howitt has stepped down as the CEO of the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC), Charles Tilley OBE has been appointed interim CEO. 

Tilley has been involved in the IIRC since its inception and currently serves as an IIRC Council Member and Senior Adviser to the IIRC Chair, having chaired the Technical Task Force that developed the International Integrated Reporting Framework in 2013. He was CEO of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) for many years and is currently Chair of the International Federation of Accountants' professional accountants in business committee. He also sits on the board of MORhomes plc and data consultancy, Anmut. 

A formal search for a new CEO will be conducted by the Board of Directors, the details of which will be announced and made available on the IIRC website for interested parties to consider the role.