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The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW)

There are over 1.7m chartered accountants and students around the world − talented, ethical and committed professionals who use their expertise to ensure we have a successful and sustainable future.

Over 149,000 of these are ICAEW Chartered Accountants. We train, develop and support each one of them so that they have the knowledge and values to help build local and global economies that are sustainable, accountable and fair.

We've been at the heart of the accountancy profession since we were founded in 1880 to ensure trust in business. We share our knowledge and insight with governments, regulators and business leaders worldwide as we believe accountancy is a force for positive economic change across the world.

Globally, ICAEW Chartered Accountants are recognised as leaders in accountancy, finance and business. 98 of the world’s 100 global leading brands employ ICAEW Chartered Accountants and 78% of FTSE 100 companies have an ICAEW Chartered Accountant on the Board.