Ann Jorissen (PhD) is Full Professor of Accounting at the University of Antwerp. She teaches financial and management accounting and management control at bachelor and financial statement analysis at master level and is coordinator of executive education programs on fraud auditing at the Antwerp Management School.
Her research interests relate to the field of financial reporting (the due process of standard setting), management control and corporate governance. She has published articles on these topics in journals such as: Accounting, Organizations and Society, European Accounting Review, Accounting and Business Research, Journal of Accounting and Public Policy, Accounting in Europe, Corporate Governance: an international review, Family Business Review, Journal of Small Business Management, Journal of Family Business Strategy, Journal of Small Business and Economic Development and Entrepreneurship, Theory and Practice. She was co-founder and co-editor of the European Accounting Review from 1992 until 1997. She is currently on the editorial boards of Accounting in Europe, Family Business Review, Journal of Management and Governance and the Spanish Journal of Finance and Accounting.
She was President of the European Accounting Association from 2013 to 2015, she was a member of the High Council of the Economic Profession in Belgium from 2004 to 2013 (= Independent Supervisory Body of the Accounting and Audit Profession) and she is currently a member of the IFRS Advisory Council.