Meet the ACIE Team

ACIE is governed by a Board of up to nine trustees, each elected to serve for three years by the subscribing members, and up to three trustees co-opted by the other Board Members. The Board comprises a mixture of professional accountants, voluntary independent examiners and people from other backgrounds. 


Chair: Ian Barrett FCA FCIE

Treasurer: Kerry Clayton TEP MAAT MCSI

  • Maroof Adeoye MBA, DChA, FCIE, MInstF
  • Shaun Birch AAT
  • Tony Clarke
  • Alison Cook FCA (ICAEW)
  • Catherine French FCA DChA FCIE
  • Eileen Houghton ACA DChA FCCA FCIE
  • Thomas Ojo BA, BSC, FCPA, PG Accounting Certificate
  • Susan Robinson BA, FCA, FCIE, DChA

Development Manager:

Anne-Marie Barry (BA (Hons) MA (Econ) D.Phil)

Read our key documents

Click here for the charity's Articles of Association (2011)

Ethics and Policies here

Annual Accounts here

Governance here

Our work:

  • Supporting members - with a range of tools, materials, up to date news and information about charity finance, IE and charity regulation and access to our helpline.
  • Training and CPD support - we run training events across the UK which are open to members and non members.
  • National conferences: ACIE support two national conferences; a conference for English & Welsh members and an event for Scottish members.
  • Partnership working - we work with other organisations to support good practice in IE and charity accounting.
  • Influencing policy - we work closely with the charity regulators across the UK to contribute to policy making.

The Association of Charity Independent Examiners

About Us:

Registered Company Limited by Guarantee 7461134
Registered in England at1st Floor, Block C, The Wharf, Manchester Road Burnley BB11 1JG

Registered Charity in England & Wales No: 1139609
Registered Charity in Scotland No: SC039066

Contact Us:

Telephone: 0131 659 9751 or 07899 89166 Email:       
Address: 19 Windsor Place Edinburgh EH15 2AJ

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