Michael Phillips, our Group Management Accountant has been awarded ACCA (Association of Certified Chartered Accountants,) a masters level qualification that equips him with the skills to manage all finance and accountancy requirements across a range of business sectors.
“I’m very pleased to be able to have completed my ongoing training with the support of the team at Carlton Forest over the years,” said Michael. “It has been superb to learn in such a diverse business that has brought a range of finance, law and accountancy practices to life in everyday situations equipping me with a range of skills that will take me through my career.”
To achieve the accreditation, Michael has completed around 13 professional exams which demonstrates skills and knowledge at the required level have been achieved.
ACCA is the largest and fastest-growing global professional accountancy body in the world, with members in 170 countries and the qualification is based on international accounting and auditing standards and is IFAC compliant.
Scott Robson, Group Financial Director, Carlton Forest Group commented; “I know from first-hand experience that this qualification takes persistence and determination and I speak for the whole team when I congratulate Michael on this achievement. I shall look forward to working alongside him as Carlton Forest Group continues on its upward trajectory of growth and prosperity.”