Numerary Member

Social Sciences: Dr. in Economics and Business Administration

Date of admittance:  8/05/2014

Admission Speech: La acción exterior de las comunidades autónomas

Speech in reply: José María Gay de Liébana Saludas

José Mª Bové

Barcelona, 1950

Statutory Auditor, Economist, Lawyer

Languages: Spanish, Catalan, English, French, German, Italian

Founding partner and President of Bové Montero y Asociados (1978)

Honorary General Consul of Austria for Catalonia and Aragón

Education

– Degree in Economics

– Degree in Business Administration

– PhD in Business Administration

– Degree in Law

– Member of the Reial Acadèmia de Doctors [Royal Academy of Doctors] (RAD)

 Positions held in Institutions

– First Vicepresident of the National Directive Committee of the Instituto de Censores Jurados de Cuentas de España [institute of chartered accountants of Spain] (ICJCE); before he held different positions in said insitute as well as in the Col·legi de Censors Jurats de Comptes de Catalunya [association of chartered accountants of Catalonia] (CCJCC).

– Member of the Auditing Committee of the Institute of Accounting and Auditing (ICAC)

– Vice-President of the Fédération des Experts Comptables Européens [federation of European accountants] (FEE), 2001-2010; during eight years he was the President of the SME/SMP Working Party.

– Member of the SME Committee of the European Financial Reporting Advisory Group (EFRAG) advising the European Commission on the adoption of IFRS by SME

– Co-founder of the Arc Méditerranéen des Auditeurs [Mediterranean group of auditors] (AMA) ß Member of the Council of HLB International (HLBI)

Memberships

– Registro Oficial de Auditores de Cuentas [official list of chartered accountants] (ROAC)

– Col·legi de Censors Jurats de Comptes de Catalunya [association of chartered accountants of Catalonia] (CCJCC)

– Instituto de Censores Jurados de Cuentas de España [institute of chartered accountants of Spain] (ICJCE) ß Col·legi d’Economistes de Catalunya [Catalan association of economists] (CEC)

– Il·lustre Col·legi Oficial de Titulats Mercantils i Empresarials de Barcelona [Barcelona association of business economists] (ICOTMEB)

– Il·lustre Col·legi d’Advocats de Barcelona [Barcelona bar association] (ICAB)

– Asociación Española de Asesores Fiscales [Spanish association of tax advisors] (AEDAF)

– Kreis deutschsprachiger Führungskräfte [circle of German-speaking managers in Spain] (KdF)

– Asociación Hispano-Alemana de Juristas [Spanish-German association of jurists] (AHAJ)

– Asociación Hispano-Austríaca de Juristas [Spanish-Austrian association of jurists] (AHAUJ)

Other activities

-Regular conference speaker on auditing and accounting law related topics at a great number of congresses, round tables, etc.

– Member of the Club Rotary Barcelona 92 for 10 years

Publications

Various articles and interviews about auditing, accountancy, internal control and taxes in:

– Revista Técnica del Instituto de Censores Jurados de Cuentas de España

– Alta Dirección ß Recht der Internationalen Wirtschaft ß El País

– La Vanguardia ß Actualidad Económica ß Radio Economía

– La Gaceta de los Negocios ß Expansión Awards ß Auditor of the Year award (2001)

– Golden Medal for Services to the Republic of Austria (2008)

Extended CV