Søren Kok Olsen
Søren Kok Olsen is a partner in EY, Denmark, where he takes the position as the Head of The Danish EY Financial Reporting Desk, which also includes being the Head of the Danish EY IFRS Desk and a member of EY's Nordic IFRS Desk.
In his career Søren is serving as an IFRS Reviewing Partner and Compliance Partner on a broad range of Public Interest Entities in the Nordic Region in various industries like Oil & Gas, Shipping, Banking, Retail, Media, Construction, Logistics and Transportation, Consumer Products, the Pharmaceutical Industry, the Aviation Industry, the Energy Sector and the Technology Industry. In his role as an IFRS Reviewing Partner and Compliance Partner Søren is also involved in more complex transactions like IPO's and Mergers and Acquisitions etc.
Being the Head of the Danish EY IFRS Desk and a member of the EY's Nordic IFRS Desk also includes responsibilities like supporting the application of IFRS in the Nordic Region, writing articles and publications, delivering internal and external IFRS training including IFRS training to Board Members in Public Interest Entities, being a member of several national and international EY accounting bodies and being the point of contact to Public Bodies in Denmark like The Danish Enforcement Body.
Søren was a member of the Danish Accounting Standards Committee in the period 1998 – 2014 being the vice-chairman in the period 2006 - 2014.
End of term: March 2020.