The Insolvency Rules Committee (IRC) has announced that Alison Curry has been appointed as its latest accountant member.
Her new term position will run from 1 August 2021 to 31 July 2024.
The IRC is an expert body that advises on proposed new and amendments to insolvency rules that underpin the wider insolvency legislative framework; their advice and recommendations are provided to the Lord Chancellor.
She is currently a director at Insolvency Support Services and is a licensed insolvency practitioner. She provides risk management and regulatory compliance consultancy services to insolvency professionals practicing in England, Wales and Scotland.
She is also a member of R3’s National Council, a participant in the LexisNexis panel of insolvency experts and has “extensive experience” in drafting regulatory guidance, project management and delivery, and the implementation of organisational change.
Council members are predominantly from the legal and accountancy professions and bring years of operational experience in dealing with insolvency matters. They also provide their services on a voluntary and unremunerated basis.