Country: United Kingdom
Alex Peal became a member of the IFAC Small and Medium Practices Committee in January 2019 having previously served as a technical advisor to the Committee. He was nominated by CCAB in the UK.
Alex is a Partner and Head of Audit & Assurance at James Cowper Kreston a SMP accounting practice based in London and the South of England. He has over 20 years of experience in the accounting and audit profession and is responsible for a wide ranging portfolio of clients including owner-managed UK companies, not-for-profit entities such as charities and schools and small listed companies. He is an active member of Kreston International and regularly performs quality reviews on behalf of the Kreston network as well as presenting on technical matters at conferences.
Alex is a member of The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England & Wales (ICAEW) Audit Faculty Committee and attends the ICAEW Technical and Practical Auditing Committee as an alternate. He has delivered lectures and webinars on behalf of ICAEW.
Alex holds a Bachelor of Science degree and is a Fellow of the ICAEW. He also holds the ICAEW Diploma in Charity Accounting.