The ACCA Global Forum for Audit and Assurance

The forum brings together experienced audit professionals from large, medium and small firms from around the world. It advises ACCA on the development of audit policy, especially in relation to the development of international standards in auditing. The forum also aims to identify, evaluate and champion new and alternative forms of assurance that bring value to investors, business and the public.



Robert Stenhouse FCCA
Director, national accounting and audit, Deloitte

Robert has been a member of ACCA’s Council since 2009 and served as chairman of ACCA’s Auditing Committee. He is a director of national accounting and audit at Deloitte in London, specialising in auditing technical matters. He previously worked for Lyon Pilcher Chartered Accountants in Southampton.

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Andrew Gambier
Head of Audit and Assurance, ACCA

Andrew is Head of Audit and Assurance at ACCA’s Professional Insights team.

He leads ACCA's policy on audit and assurance matters, contributing to Professional Insights publications and responses to consultations.

He provides technical support to Brendan Murtagh on the International Auditing and Assurance Standards Board, and to Zbigniew Libera at the Accountancy Europe (ACE) Audit and Assurance Policy Group. Andrew also represents ACCA on FEE's IAASB and environmental and sustainability assurance working parties.

Andrew has ten years' worth of experience of auditing listed companies in both the UK and USA. He is a graduate of Clare College, Cambridge, and trained as an auditor with KPMG.