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Roger Merchant

Council member biography - Roger Merchant

  • Admitted to ICAEW: 1983
  • Joined Council 2014
  • Election Constituency: Leicestershire and Northamptonshire


Roger was elected to the Council in 2014, representing Leicestershire and Northamptonshire.

During his career Roger has worked in London, Warsaw, Leicester and Nottingham for PwC, BDO and UHY. He specialises in the audits of charities and sporting bodies.

Roger is married to Jo and lives in Loughborough. He has four grown-up sons, three of whom are also Chartered Accountants.

He is an enthusiastic golfer and Leicester City season ticket holder.

Declaration of Interests

Membership of, or interests in, formal bodies or groups, including other professional bodies


Membership of ICAEW Council, ICAEW Boards and other ICAEW Committees

  • Council
  • Ethics Advisory Committee
  • Leicestershire District Society
  • CABA Trustee

Partnerships, Directorships or beneficial interests in companies

  • Partner UHY Hacker Young
  • Director Leicester Business Voice
  • Trustee East Midland Housing
  • Trustee Warwick Care
  • Trustee Derby Museums

Professional or social relationships with individuals who have business relationships or who compete with ICAEW


Any other matters you feel should be identified


Roger Merchant