To provide an organisation for ASEAN Accountants for the further advancement of the status of the profession in the region with the view to establishing an ASEAN philosophy on the accounting profession.
ACCA (the Association of Accountants) is the global body for professional accountants. We aim to ofter business-relevant, firs-choise qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management.
We supporet our 162.000 members and 426.000 students in 180 countries, helping them to develop successful careers in acounting and business, with the skills required by employers. We work through a network of over 89 offices and centres and more than 8,500 Approved Employers worldwide, who provide high standards of employee learning and develoment. Through our public interest remit, we promote appropriate regulation of accounting and conduct relevat research to ensure accountancy continues to grow in reputation and influence.
Founded in 1904, ACCA has consistently held unique core values: opportunity, diversity, innovation, integrity and accountability. We believe that accountants bring values to economies in all stages of development and seek to develop capacity in the profession and encourage the adoption of global standards. Our values are ligned to the needs of employers in all sectors and we ensure that through our qualifications, we prepare accountants for business. We seek to open up the profession to people of all backgrounds and remove artificial barriers, innovating our qualifications and delivery to meet the diverse needs of trainee professionals an their employers.