Major accounting body flags 'next disruptor'

Accounting firms with a social purpose beyond profit are set to be the next disruptor in financial services, according to one major accounting body, giving firms the potential to have an impact beyond their transactional work. 

Speaking to Accountants Daily CA ANZ’s general manager of Lifelong Learning, Stephen Carpenter, said that purpose outside of profit - such as charitable goals - is set to disrupt the accounting industry and wider business environment.