ICGFM Board of Directors - Biography

Alejandro Chiappe, Individual Member, Argentina

Alejandro ChiappeAlejandro Chiappe is Partner in charge of the Advisory Services (AS) and Public Sector departments at Grant Thornton Argentina since 2003. A Certified Public Accountant and a Business Administrator, from Universidad de Buenos Aires, he has more than 28 years of experience in accounting, auditing and advisory services. He also got CISA and CRISC certifications. He is also member of the Public Sector Strategic Group and Global Advisory Committee of Grant Thornton International leading the Latin America region.

Alejandro has performed lecturing and research activities related to auditing, management, accounting, internal controls evaluations and BPI in both Public and Private Sectors. He has lectured on SOX implications and also has leaded teams performing reviews under SOX or related environments.

Alejandro is a former Audit Professor at Universidad de Palermo. He is also Member of the Argentine Professional Council, former Member of the committee for the normalization of accounting standards for the Mercosur and former Accounting Professor at Universidad de El Salvador.

Before joining Grant Thornton Argentina in 2001, Alejandro worked for 20 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers in the areas of Audit and Advisory, serving Multilateral Funding Agencies and Multinational companies with headquarters in the US, Canada and Europe.