The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales As leaders in accountancy, finance and business, ICAEW Chartered Accountants work with organisations to look beyond the next quarter and take the long view on key issues - to help them achieve more than they'd imagine.

1.            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.

2.            Over 181,500 of these are ICAEW Chartered Accountants and students (over 153,000 members and 28,700 students). 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.

3.            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.

4.            ICAEW is a founder member of Chartered Accountants Worldwide and the Global Accounting Alliance.