Véronique Weets is founder and managing partner of Cethys. She is a professor of international accounting and a faculty member of the Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB) and the University of Antwerp. She has several years of practical experience in one of the big four firms, where she was involved in client work on matters such as the transition to IFRS and the subsequent application of IFRS by listed companies. Weets also facilitates IFRS-related training programs for organizations such as IASeminars, Euromoney, and Quorum Training, and is a widely published author. She holds an IFRS certificate from the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.