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Accountant , educator

Robert Stanley Roussey, American accountant, educator. Certified Public Accountant, New York, Japan.


Roussey, Robert Stanley was born on July 20, 1935 in New York City. Son of George Albert and Estelle (Smegelski) Roussey.


Bachelor of Science, Fordham University, 1957.


Staff accountant, Arthur Andersen & Company. New York City, 1957-1963;manager, Arthur Andersen & Company. New York City and Tokyo, 1964-1969;partner, Arthur Andersen & Company.

New York City and Chicago, 1969-1992;director auditing procedures, Arthur Andersen & Company. New York City and Chicago, 1977-1992;professor accounting, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, since 1992. Adjunct Professor auditing Northwestern University Kellogg Graduate School Management, 1990, 91.


  • Certified Public Accountant, New York, Japan.


  • Other Work

    • Edition consultant Handbook of Corporate Finance, 1986, Handbook of Financial Markets and Institutions, 1987. Member editorial board Advances in Accounting, since 1987, Journal International Accounting Auditing and Taxation, since 1991, Auditing: A Journal of Theory and Practice, 1994-2002. Member advisory board International Journal Accounting, since 1998.

      Contributor articles to professional journals.


Treasurer, board directors Kenilworth (Illinois) Community House, 1979-1981, Troop 13 Boy Scouts American, Kenilworth, 1978-1980, St. Joseph's Church Men's Club, Bronxville, New York, 1971-1973. With United States Army, 1958, 61-62. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (chairman electronic data processing auditing standards committee 1978-1981, auditing standards board 1986-1990, MAS practice standards and administration committee 1990-1993, international special strategy committee 1997-1998, international auditing standards subcommittee 1998-2002, international strategy committee 1998—2004), American Accounting Association (vice president auditing section 1987-1990, publications committee 1993-1996), Information Systems Audit and Control Association (standards board 1986-1996, vice president, member international board directors 1996—2007, member audit committee 2000-2001, international president 2001-2003), Information Technology Governance Institute (international president 2001-2003, member international board directors 1998-2007), Illinois State Society of Certified Public Accountants, New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants, Institute Internal Auditors (board research advisors 1986-1999), International Federation Accountants (international auditing practices committee 1990-2000, chairman 1995-2000, electronic data processing audit committee 1980-1988, member consultant advisory group to international auditing and assurance standards board since 2001), Metropolitan Club (governor 1977-1978), Tokyo-American Club (life), Beaver Creek Club, Hammock Dunes Club, Beta Alpha Psi, Beta Gamma Sigma.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, sailing, tennis, karate.


Married Jeanne Archer, May 8, 1965. Children: Robert Scott, John Stephen.

George Albert Roussey

Estelle (Smegelski) Roussey

Jeanne Archer

Robert Scott Roussey

John Stephen Roussey