The Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence

Who are we

Our integrated solutions are driven by quality. They are also designed to provide practical answers: our technical solutions are supported by comprehensive analyses of the relevant guidance applied to your particular facts and circumstances.

Our strenghts


The leading position of Deloitte Belgium and of the Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence is evidenced by the active involvement of our IFRS experts in strategic Belgian institutions and several universities.

Our IFRS experts facilitate IFRS trainings in association with numerous partners and frequently publish articles; we also annually release the comprehensive book “Aan de slag met IFRS” / “IFRS: La pratique” in collaboration with Wolters Kluwer.


Industry expertise

We deliver IFRS knowledge and expertise that help clients better understand complex issues surrounding an adoption of IFRS and make better strategic decisions. Our solutions are based on long experience in specific industries and business environments.

Our professionals develop in-depth understanding of specific business sectors and the technologies and disciplines that drive them. Our clients benefit directly from our leadership in the industries we serve. Our proprietary research in those industries generates both effective business solutions and thought leadership on IFRS that we share through seminars, whitepapers and other media.


Connected and recognised

The Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence is recognised as such within the Deloitte network has the authority to take IFRS positions locally, which gives us a unique position on the Belgian market.

Deloitte IFRS Expert Network

Deloitte helps to support the goal of the Deloitte member firms achieving IFRS excellence through consultation among member firms and provides general guidance to member firms on IFRS-related matters.

The Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence has direct access to the vast network of Deloitte IFRS experts for consultation on the application of IFRS, including from a specific industry’s point of view.


PIE experience

We have developed extensive experience as IFRS quality reviewers or as IFRS technical advisors to both audit and non audit clients, including Public Interest Entities and Bel20 listed companies.

A dedicated team, integrated within Deloitte Belgium

+ 4.000 professionals, one point of contact

The Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence consists in 10 full time IFRS professionals with a mixed expertise, including both generalists and financial instruments and employee benefits experts. In delivering its IFRS projects, the team integrates professionals from the Audit and Assurance business unit and where required, from other business units.

Our experts provide similar advisory services with respect to IPSAS, Belgian GAAP and US GAAP.

One point of contact

Do you need IFRS experts assistance?
Contact the Deloitte Brussels IFRS Centre of Excellence

Get in Touch

Tom Van Havermaet

Tom Van Havermaet

Director, Audit & Assurance

Tom is an audit director and certified auditor (IBR/IRE) with almost 15 years of experience in large international audit engagements, mainly reporting under IFRS. His practical experience and hands-on... More

Thomas Carlier

Thomas Carlier

Partner, Audit & Assurance

As Audit & Assurance partner, Thomas is heading the Brussels IFRS/IPSAS Centre of Excellence, a team of experts in accounting and financial reporting. With 20 years of experience in this area, he has ... More