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Andrew has nearly 20 years' experience as an accountant, both in public practice and as a Finance Director in a range of businesses.


After studying Law at the University of Birmingham, he joined the Midlands office of Touche Ross & Co, now Deloitte, one of the largest accountancy firms in the world, and qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1998.


He then moved into industry, first with Heywood Williams Group plc, and then with AstraZeneca plc. Whilst at Heywoods he had a range of Finance Director roles, working in manufacturing and distribution businesses, and building and leading finance teams. At AstraZeneca Andrew had Finance Director roles in Procurement, Manufacturing Outsourcing, and Global Supply Chain, as well as Project Manager roles in Finance Transformation and Financial Controls.


Andrew set up Andrew Lea Finance in 2012, a high quality, client focused accountancy practice. He became a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in 2013.

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Professional Indemnity Insurance

In accordance with the disclosure requirements of the Provision of Services Regulations 2009, our professional indemnity insurer is Royal & Sun Alliance Insurance plc, 9th Floor, One Plantation Place, 30 Fenchurch Street, London, EC3M 3BD. The territorial coverage is worldwide excluding professional business carried out from an office in the United States of America or Canada and excludes any action for a claim brought in any court in the United States of America or Canada.

Our Business Values and Standards of Behaviour

Our ethical behaviour, both actual and perceived, is fundamental to maintaining our and the ICAEW’s reputation, promoting trust and inspiring confidence in us and its members. Ethical behaviour is also part of our identity. This code outlines ICAEW’s values and the standards of behaviour expected of all who represent it, including contractors, consultants, agents and suppliers. These are derived with reference to ICAEW’s key brand attributes and from the Code of Ethics applicable to all members. 


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