We encourage high standards of ethical behaviour by chartered accountants and the organisation they operate in by setting standards, issuing guidance and advancing the debate on ethical matters that affect the accountancy profession.
Tony is Head of Integrity and Markets at ICAEW. He is a Chartered Accountant, having trained with what is now one of the Big Four firms and gone on to become a partner with a group A firm.
He is responsible for advising ICAEW on ethics and related policy matters, including maintaining and updating ICAEW’s code of ethics; liaising with other accountancy bodies and the FRC on ethics issues including auditor independence; and representing ICAEW in international ethics fora.
He also deals with a number of matters pertaining to external regulation of the profession, including aspects of audit market competition and auditor liability
Sophie is responsible for the areas of economic crime and ethics.
She is an Economics graduate and trained as a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Adviser at PwC.
Prior to her current role she worked in Professional Standards, dealing with conduct complaints about tax and ethical matters.