The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Ireland has name Martin Wilson,
chief executive and chairman of Ulster Bank, as its new president, replacing
Vincent Sheridan, chief executive of VHI Healthcare, has been elected deputy
president, and Jim Aiken, director of corporate affairs at the NI Transport
Holding Company of Belfast, has become vice president.
Speaking at the institute’s AGM, Wilson reminded members that there was no
bar on anybody, however ill qualified, setting themselves up as an accountant.
‘We regard this as unfinished business,’ he said.
Engineering and technology executives have voiced concerns over the government’s industrial strategy and the need to fill the R&D funding and long-term investment gap in a post-Brexit Britain
This year’s Finance Act is 649 pages, the second longest recorded, and highlights the increasing complexity for taxpayers of an ever expanding tax code
The International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC) and the CIPFA have launched an introductory guide for leaders on integrated thinking and reporting
Accountancy Age is delighted to reveal the shortlists for the 2016 British Accountancy Awards