Thomas Selling is the author of the Accounting Onion (www.accountingonion.com), one of the most popular weblogs providing investor-oriented commentary on current financial reporting issues. He has produced and led over 150 executive and professional courses on finance, U.S. accounting standards, international accounting standards and the SEC in sixteen countries. He frequently serves as an expert witness and consultant on accounting matters.
Prior to joining the Thunderbird School of Global Management in 1992, where he is now an emeritus professor, Tom served a one-year term as the Academic Fellow in the Office of the Chief Accountant of the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC). He also served on the faculties of the Tuck School at Dartmouth College, Sloan School at MIT, and the Babcock School at Wake Forest University.
Tom has published numerous articles in academic and professional journals, including The Accounting Review, Accounting Horizons and Financial Analysts’ Journal. He is a co-author of the textbook International Financial Reporting and Analysis (McGraw-Hill Publishing Company), and for the past nine year he has authored SEC Compliance: Financial Reporting and Forms, a reference service published by Thomson Reuters updated monthly.
Tom currently serves on the Standing Advisory Group of the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board and the advisory board of the Association of Audit Committee Members, Inc. He is a former member of the AICPA’s Financial Accounting and Reporting Subcommittee for the CPA Examination.