Practitioner Advisory Group

Practitioner Advisory Group


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PAG Call for nominations and applications

See here for more information about the project and the role, and click here to apply by 1 March 2020. 

PAG Terms of Reference

The Practitioner Advisory Group (PAG), chaired by Humentum, consists of sector stakeholders including NPOs, funders, regulators and auditors from around the world. Their role is to provide advisory input and feedback in the development of a Consultation Paper and Exposure Draft Guidelines. See the full TOR here

PAG members

PAG members serve as volunteers in an individual capacity, while aiming to represent the views and perspectives of their regions, stakeholder group and region. Diverse representation and consultation ensures it is relevant and meets the needs of key users of NPO audited accounts across the globe.


Role | Nationality | Location

Carolyn Cordery

Role: Professor in Charity Accounting and Accountability. Head of Accounting Department, Aston University
Nationality: New Zealand
Location: UK

Carolyne Wambui

Role: Head of Control & Compliance; Middle East & Eastern Europe, Save the Children International
Nationality: Kenya
Location: UK

Chris Harris

Role: Advisory Partner, Makintyre Hudson, (Forum of Firms)
Nationality: UK
Location: UK

Genny Kiff

Role: Senior Adviser to the African Academy of Sciences for the Global Grant Community
Nationality: UK/New Zealand
Location: VietNam

Innocent Masikati

Role: Senior Grants Manager, JSI Southern Africa
Nationality: Zimbabwe
Location: South Africa

Karina Vartanova

Role: Director, Audit Corporate, KPMG (Forum of Firms)
Nationality: Switzerland / Russia
Location: Switzerland

Pesh Ramjee

Role: Partner, Global Head of Non Profits, Crowe U.K. LLP (Forum of firms)
Nationality: India
Location: UK

Philip McMinn Mitchell FCA

Role: Consultant, Civil Society TA
Nationality: UK
Location: Switzerland

Vuyiswa Sidzumo

Role: Deputy Regional Director and Senior Program Officer, Ford Foundation, Southern Africa
Nationality: South Africa
Location: South Africa

Further details of the PAG members are shown here

PAG Meetings

5-6 December 2019, Nairobi
The papers for the meeting are available below

Agenda Meeting agenda

Agenda papers

· Paper 1.1 - List of attendees and apologies

· Paper 1.2 - Meeting Administration paper and presentation

· Paper 2 - Background to the IFR4NPO Project

· Paper 3 - PAG Terms of Reference

· Paper 4 - Project Objectives

· Paper 5 - Developing the Guidance 

· Paper 6 - Stakeholder engagement paper and presentation 

· Paper 7 - PAG representation and diversity 

· Paper 8 - Approach to consultation paper development 

· Paper 9 - Long list of issues 

· Paper 10 - Services in kind 

· Paper 11.1 - Proposed future meeting arrangement 

· Paper 11.2 - Next steps 

Podcast overview 
Full audio of 2 day meeting [Coming soon]

Minutes – Advice and Requests
The minutes are shared in the form of agreed ‘Advice’ from the PAG (since it is an Advisory Group) and ‘Requests’ from the PAG to the TAG or IFR4NPO project team.

Minutes: Advice and Requests [Coming soon] 

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