Anthony Carey is a partner in Mazars LLP where one of his main areas of focus is on board effectiveness issues. Anthony has been actively involved in the work of the Quoted Companies Alliance for a number of years including as a member of its Executive for the last 7 years and as a past chair of its Financial Reporting Expert Group. He is a partner in Mazars where he leads its UK board practice and is a chartered accountant and a chartered director. Anthony co-developed the board polarities model of board effectiveness and is co-author of Mazars' 'Board Charter. For Sustainable Success' and of its publication with ABIS on 'The Future Board', and author of its publication on 'Board Culture: Its role in achieving sustainable success'. He is a member of the FRC Financial Reporting Lab Steering Group and was previously a member of the Financial Reporting Review Panel.