The IFRS PARTNER solution is brought to you by Issues Central, Inc., developers of specialized content and technology solutions to facilitate IFRS transition, financial reporting and financial compliance.
Issues Central, Inc. - Developers of IFRS PARTNER
Founded in 2002, Issues Central, Inc. (ICI), has offices in New York, San Jose and headquartered in Toronto, Canada. ICI is an elite team with broad industry and multi-national experience in the areas of technology entrepreneurship, financial systems and accounting, internal audit expertise, software development, marketing and sales, all underpinned by a dedication to customer service.
ICI initial products focused around financial compliance in support of improved internal controls over financial reporting and strengthened disclosure controls as mandated by the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 in the United States. In 2008, ICI introduced the world’s first local GAAP-to-IFRS transition management with IFRS reporting product - IFRS PARTNER. IFRS PARTNER is the global standard for undertaking a smooth and cost effective IFRS transition supported by ongoing IFRS financial reporting.
Issues Central, Inc. - Management
The ICI team is led by:
Cathy Connally - President
Cathy ConnallyCathy Connally, CIA, and President of Issues Central, Inc. Cathy started her career in the finance departments of Atlantic Richfield and British Petroleum. She has over twenty-five years experience in financial transition and compliance management, internal audit and executive management. Cathy is a serial entrepreneur having founded successful technology and professional services firms in both the United States and Canada. She has worked with over eight hundred organizations around the world on financial compliance and transition projects. She is an authority on IFRS transition activities as well as SOX 404 and NI 52-109 financial compliance. Cathy is a co-author and primary architect of the industry leading GAAP-to-IFRS transition and reporting solution, IFRS PARTNER. She is also the lead content developer of the CFO PARTNER line of financial compliance products for SOX 404 and NI 52-109 compliance. Cathy is a summa cum laude B.Sc graduate in finance from the University of Colorado at Boulder.