Launched in October 2015, the Audit Committee Chairs’ Independent Forum (“ACCIF”) is an independent forum focused on FTSE 350 company audit committees. Its overall objective is to promote good governance by enhancing the leadership of Audit Committee Chairs (ACC’s) through the sharing of experiences and the establishment of best practice. Please see covering note59kb and launch pack130kb for further information.
Much of the work will be undertaken virtually so that points of view can be readily obtained.
The Forum is governed by a Board which includes a number of experienced ACC’s and which meets on a quarterly basis. The Board plans and oversees the activities of the Forum, and can form sub-committees or working groups as needed.
The Forum operates through the involvement of its members. It:
ACCIF’s Constitution can be obtained here527kb.
Membership of the ACCIF is personal and not corporate. Members must satisfy one of the following three criteria:
Membership is at the discretion of the Board and current and former Audit Committee Chairs of FTSE350 companies shall be eligible for membership subject to the rules above.
If you are the Chair of an audit committee of a FTSE 350 company, we hope that you will be willing to join and support the activities of the Forum. To do so, please complete your details in the registration section of the home page, or e-mail your name and contact details to Tracy Gordon at firstname.lastname@example.org.