Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators


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Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators

Also called ICSA. An organization for company secretaries, or management professionals responsible for ensuring that corporate decisions are carried out. It sponsors certification programs for students and promotes good corporate governance for both for-profit companies and non-profits. It is based in London and has representation in a number of Commonwealth countries. The ICSA was established in 1891.
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Mr Tutty is an Associate of the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators, and a Member of the Council of the Irish Institute of European Affairs as well as the Foundation for Fiscal Studies and the Statistical and Social Inquiry Society of Ireland.
The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) has selected the Hospital Charities organisation as a nominee in its Best Annual Report - Transparency of Operations category.
Dave Belmont FCMA has been named company secretary of the year by the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators. Belmont is company secretary of financial software firm CODASciSys, owner of the "extreme accounting" web site.
"The Government is interested in what the old ladies think because that is where they think they will get the negative response," said Giles Peel, director of policy at consulting body, the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators.
Other award winners were (with the business name first): Legacy, Mutton School, Warwick - ACAS Corporate Governance Award - awarded by the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators' Mat@tac, Windsor High School, Halesowen - Best Company Presentation - awarded by AAH Pharmaceuticals' Fusion, Bishop Walsh Catholic School, Halesowen - prize for the most Entrepreneurial company - awarded by the Federation of Small Businesses.
According to Robert Blanks, deputy director of the policy unit at the Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA), firms are avoiding trouble by being more proactive.
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