By Robert Outram Colin McLellan CA, Chief Financial Officer at travellers’ price comparison website Skyscanner and a finalist in this year’s 35 CAs Under 35, is one of the speakers at the ICAS Conference on 20 September. The theme of the conference is ‘Expect the Unexpected’ and we asked him how his CA training and experience have helped… Read More Tackling the unexpected
In December 2016, the European organization for accountants, auditors and advisors changed its name to Accountancy Europe, setting out its new philosophy highlighting that professional accountants make numbers work for people. President Edelfried Schneider tells Michelle Perry how the organization is supporting and advocating for a million professional accountants in Europe. Professor Edelfried Schneider is… Read More A trusted voice
By Eleanor O’Neill The wait is finally over and we are delighted to announce the finalists of the 2017 ICAS 35 CAs under 35 competition, held in association with Investec Click & Invest. CAs from all over the world put themselves forward or were nominated by friends and colleagues for their outstanding contributions to their fields. The… Read More The 2017 35 CAs under 35 announced
By Eleanor O’Neill The end of the 2017 35 CAs under 35and One Young CA competition, held in association with Investec Click & Invest, is almost upon us. In anticipation, CA Today takes a closer look at our Sustainability & CSR shortlist. This category is for CAs who have dedicated themselves and their careers to making a difference. Judges were… Read More 12 socially responsible CAs under 35
By Sir Brian Souter, ICAS President From the Big Four to sole practitioners, accountants contribute billions to the UK economy with ICAS playing a key supporting role. Sir Brian Souter, ICAS Conference speaker, reports. What is the true value of the accountancy profession? ICAS, along with the UK’s other major accountancy bodies, recently published a… Read More How can you measure the worth of the profession?
Management accounting is booming as more companies seek to enhance their analysis and communication to drive better business decisions. Andrew Harding, Chief Executive of Management Accounting, at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, explains to George W. Russell how the newly formed organization is empowering accountants globally with the tools and learning resources they… Read More Digging deep into business