Former EY Assurance Technology Officer Appointed to Oversee Day to Day Technology and Strategic Operations for Auditchain.
ZUG, Switzerland, Sept. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Auditchain has officially announced the appointment of Chris Danusiar as its Chief Executive Officer. Danusiar brings over 25 years of extensive experience in assurance and accounting technology, most recently as Global Assurance Deputy Technology Officer at EY. Founder and acting CEO Jason Meyers will remain a director and continue to focus on Auditchain's development and the development of the DCARPE™ Alliance.
As new CEO, Danusiar will focus on day-to-day operations for Auditchain, as well as overseeing all aspects of the company's talent and product development, including Auditchain's business development in the international accounting and assurance community. Danusiar's technological expertise is a perfect fit for Auditchain's Decentralized Continuous Audit & reporting Protocol Ecosystem™, the world's first blockchain-based decentralized financial reporting and assurance platform.
The appointment represents another important addition of a senior-level global assurance technology professional to the Auditchain team and their continued commitment to their growing community. Danusiar, Meyers, and the full Auditchain team will work together to accelerate and execute the company's technology roadmap and business strategy over the coming months.
Auditchain Founder and acting CEO, Jason Meyers, stated; "The whole team is very excited about Chris's decision to join us on this journey. Chris's arrival is further testament to the vision of Auditchain and further strengthens our team as we continue building the future of financial reporting and assurance."
For Danusiar, the new role will involve leading a global team of security, blockchain engineering, and assurance professionals. In his last role at EY, he was responsible for EY's Global Assurance technology strategy, architecture, product management, experience design, and assurance innovation across EY's client base, spanning 150+ countries. Chris built and led the team that delivered the Big Four's first truly global digital audit platform – EY Canvas – and was the lead technology executive of their hugely successful global Audit Transformation programme.
Chris stated; "I have spent the majority of the last two decades building and leading global teams to drive innovation and value in assurance – delivering technology solutions and ecosystems. Auditchain presents an exciting opportunity to catalyze and collaborate with DCARPE™ Alliance members and brilliant engineers worldwide to build and prepare the world for the future of financial reporting and assurance."
Auditchain is the world's first decentralized continuous audit and real-time reporting protocol ecosystem for enterprise assurance and disclosure. Auditchain is developing an ecosystem that includes a blockchain protocol and an open-source library of accounting smart contracts sufficient to capture, process, audit and report enterprise data and performance data on a real-time continuous basis – all under a continuous independent audit exceeding current accounting and audit standards. The DCARPE™ Explorer is the gateway to Streaming Financial Statements™ and AUDT Analytics™ for enterprises, assurance providers and data consumers.
About DCARPE™ Alliance:
Auditchain is a founding member of the DCARPE™ Alliance, which is comprised of members of the investment, accounting, audit, enterprise, legal, regulatory and financial reporting community. The DCARPE™ Alliance was formed to collaborate with its members and invite thought leadership on matters such as regulation, implementation, scaling and adoption of Auditchain. The DCARPE™ Alliance will hold events and symposia, as well as educate the investment, enterprise and regulatory community about the benefits of continuous audit and Streaming Financial Statements™ using the Auditchain blockchain.