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Artificial intelligence: accountant’s friend or foe?

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In this first episode of the ICAEW Student Insights podcast, host Jag Dhaliwal discovers how emerging technologies like artificial intelligence are influencing the work of accountants.

This episode covers:

  • The current and anticipated applications of new technologies in accountancy.
  • The evolving roles and responsibilities of accountants as a result.
  • The need to apply professional scepticism to new technologies.
  • How accountants can continue building their skills and knowledge around technology.

Dhaliwal gets the inside track across these topics from two sector experts: Daniel Clark, business trainer and writer, and Fay Bordbar, Global Digital Skills Lead at Mazars. 

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You can read the full transcript of this episode here.



Jag Dhaliwal


  • Daniel Clark, business trainer and writer
  • Fay Bordbar, Global Digital Skills Lead, Mazars


Ed Adams

Episode first published: 5 April 2024
Podcast recorded: 22 March 2024

All views expressed on this podcast are those of the contributors and don’t necessarily reflect those of ICAEW or its members.

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