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The APSF

The Accountancy Profession Strategic Forum (APSF) is a community of national Professional Accountancy Organisations (PAOs) focused on proactively developing strategies to enhance their role and relevance in national economic life and the public interest.

The APSF facilitates interactive exchanges of perspectives while enabling peer-to-peer discussions on the strategic direction and  ambition of individual professional bodies. It provides a framework to encourage and assist PAOs to strengthen their relevance and their contribution to economic growth in the public interest.

In addition to the annual meeting there are two initiatives that meet throughout the year, the Quality Assurance Network for Non-PIE Audit (QAN) and the Financial Integrity Network (FIN).

Putting professional bodies at the centre

The Accountancy Profession Strategic Forum (APSF) provides a framework to encourage and assist participating professional accountancy organisations (PAOs) to strengthen their relevance and their contribution to economic growth in the public interest.

Since the first roundtable in 2012, the APSF continues to facilitate highly interactive exchanges of perspectives on critically important issues for the profession while enabling peer-to-peer discussions on the strategic direction and ambition of individual PAOs.

Several collaborative initiatives have evolved out of the annual meeting of all PAOs. These initiatives enable different groupings of PAOs to come together in a practical, cost-effective and outward-looking way.

A core objective of the APSF and associated work streams is that of enhancing interaction between PAOs and the national, European and international regulatory community to encourage better collaboration and shared understanding of the challenges facing the profession.

The APSF was launched and is supported by ICAEW. It reflects our belief that a well-functioning accountancy profession is a fundamental pillar of successful economies.

Latest Updates

FIN virtual meeting 29 June
30 Jun 02:36 pm

The virtual meeting gave a chance to reboot the FIN giving participants the possibility to touch base...

QAN Virtual Meeting 18 June 2020
19 Jun 10:49 am

The meeting was held virtually due to the COVID-19 situation. The meeting was well attended with core...

QAN Virtual Meeting 18 June 10am- 12 Noon CEST
7 Apr 02:52 pm

Dear All, First, I hope that everyone is keeping safe and well. I am writing to confirm...

Arrangements for June FIN Meeting
26 Mar 03:26 pm

In light of the current COVID-19 developments, we are still planning to go ahead with the next...

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