25-Dec-2020: Michael Izza, ICAEW Chief Executive, welcomed the UK-EU post-Brexit trade deal and the certainty around our future trading relationship with the EU. He added that no-one should underestimate the scale and complexity of the changes that companies will still need to cope with from 1 January.
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View an archive of blogs from ICAEW CEO, Michael Izza, and from past ICAEW presidents.
2 December 2020: As technology continues to transform the accountancy profession, ICAEW continues to seek and embrace the new opportunities it presents, writes CEO Michael Izza.
25 November 2020: Chief Executive Michael Izza introduces the Audit Manifesto, the latest part of ICAEW’s response to the modernisation of the profession, and the five principles which sit at its core.
10 November 2020: ICAEW CEO Michael Izza breaks down the latest updates to the Brexit negotiations and their predicted affect on business.
2 November 2020: Coronavirus, Brexit and the impacts of climate change add up to a reporting season like no other for chartered accountants, writes ICAEW CEO Michael Izza.
30 October 2020: With nominations for ICAEW Council elections opening on 12 November 2020, President David Matthews has called on chartered accountants to bring their real-life experiences to the table.
The public wants a more sustainable, fairer world to emerge post-pandemic, and this provides accountants with an opportunity and responsibility.
Why the insights and information chartered accountants offer are key as economies address recovery plans.
5 June 2020: The newly installed President of ICAEW has called on chartered accountants to be agents of change during the global recovery
The final two months of the year are always a tremendously busy time for any ICAEW President, and I’m glad to report that 2019 has treated me no differently.