The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) is the premier institution in Pakistan established under the Chartered Accountants Ordinance, 1961 for the

regulation of the profession of accountants in the country. ICAP has over 7,000 active members, of which over 25% live and work overseas. ICAP members are recognized

across the globe for their competence, drive for professional excellence and high ethical standards. ICAP has 5 overseas chapters in United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia,

United Kingdom, Canada and Bahrain. ICAP is a member of IFAC (more on http://www.icap.org.pk/icap/about-icap/)


The UAE Chapter of ICAP was formed in 2012 and represents the largest component of the overseas member fraternity numbering around 700. The chapter regularly

organizes continuing professional development (CPD) events, networking meetings and conferences for the benefit of its membership, and collaboratively works with other

accountancy bodies and interest groups on matters of professional interest.


International Federation of Accountants (IFAC) is the global organization for accountancy profession, dedicated to serving the public interest by strengthening the

profession and contributing to the development of strong international economies.

IFAC is comprised of over 175 members and associates in more than 130 countries and jurisdictions, representing almost 3 million accountants in public practice,

education, government service, industry, and commerce (more at www.ifac.org).


The IFAC Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee is a strategic advisory body of professional accountants with extensive and diverse experiences that

provides IFAC with: strategic input on the most relevant business and accountancy issues that need to be addressed, and how to best do so; direct input into IFAC

initiatives, projects, and activities, thereby ensuring inclusion of perspectives and issues most relevant to professional accountants in business; and outreach and

stakeholder engagement both within and beyond IFAC. Mr. Yacoob Suttar, Council Member and former President of ICAP, is Deputy Chairman of the IFAC PAIB Committee.

More magazines by this user
Similar magazines