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Caroline Smale

C Smale FCA

Caroline Smale 
  • Admitted to ICAEW: 1992
  • Joined Council: 2017
  • Election Constituency: South West
  • Chair, Members and Commercial Board
  • Chair, ICAEW Practice Committee


Caroline joined the profession as a graduate trainee in 1988 with a medium size practice – Bishop Fleming. For some years she was an audit manager for the firm and now heads up the Technical Training department.

She is an elected member of the Institutes Practice Committee and is a Past President of ICAEW South West. She remains on this committee as the Diversity representative. Wherever possible she supports female and younger members and has a coaching and mentoring role within the firm.

She lives with her partner in South Devon and has two teenage “children”. In her spare time she is an avid rugby fan and enjoys travel, walking and gardening.

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
  • Chair, Members and Commercial Board
  • Chair, ICAEW Practice Committee

Partnerships, Directorships or beneficial interests in companies


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

  • Member of Bishop Fleming LLP, an ICAEW member firm.

Any other matters you feel should be identified

  • ICAEW IPC Committee member
  • ICAEW SW Committee member