Mission & purpose
The ICAEW (Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales) is a professional membership organisation that represents chartered accountants and provides support, guidance, and resources to its members and the wider accounting community. The ICAEW's primary focus is on advancing the accountancy profession by promoting high standards of ethical conduct, technical expertise, and professional competence. Their ultimate mission is to contribute to the success of individuals and organisations in the accounting and finance industry, ensuring they uphold the highest standards of integrity, professionalism, and public trust. The purpose of the ICAEW is to provide its members with a platform for professional development, knowledge sharing, and networking opportunities, while also acting as a trusted authority in matters of financial reporting, auditing, and business advisory services. By serving as a leading professional body, the ICAEW aims to drive excellence, innovation, and sustainability in the accounting profession and contribute to the overall growth and stability of the economy.