Expanding Roles of Accountants in Sustainability and Digital Transformation

12 December 2022

IFAC’s Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Advisory Group has compiled insights on how professional accountants are navigating uncertain global conditions and expanding their roles in both the private and public sectors in a new report.

The report, Professional Accountants as Finance and Business Leaders, summarizes the key insights and learnings from the discussions amongst this global group of business and finance leaders, drawing from their diverse experiences and expertise. The report explores the key role of accountants relating to: 

  • Digitalization of finance and accounting, with a case study on Procter & Gamble
  • Driving sustainable value creation through an integrated mindset, with a case study on Natura & Co
  • Corporate governance and oversight of sustainability and ESG
  • The growing B-Corps movement, and 
  • Sustainable financing. 

Access the report, case studies and additional insights here.

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