Thomas Toomse-Smith

Financial Reporting Council

Thomas is a project director in the UK Financial Reporting Council’s Lab.

Thomas joined the Lab in late 2013. Thomas led the Lab’s ‘Towards Clear and Concise Reporting’, ‘Digital Present’ projects and is now leading the ‘Digital Future’ project looking at how the use of digital reporting might be optimised in the future. The Digital Future work is broad and encompasses XBRL, AI, Blockchain, AR/VR and aims to develop a blueprint for the future of digitally enabled corporate reporting.

Before joining the Lab, Thomas worked in the Corporate Reporting team at a FTSE 100 company for 2 years. Prior to this he worked in insurance audit for 10 years both in the UK and the US. Thomas is a UK Charted Accountant.

My Sessions

Get Set

Scene B

In this session we will explore a vision for the future of XBRL software and what that might include by the time the ESMA mandate comes into effect.

Securities Pathway