Independent Chairman

 An important part of the governance arrangements for Boyce Chartered Accountants is the role of the Independent Chairman. 

The Chairman is appointed to advance the interests and cohesiveness of the leadership group and provide independent advice, counsel, and guidance for Directors and staff. 

Ian James was appointed as the Boyce Independent Chairman on 1 May 2020, joining an illustrious group of former long-serving Chairmen including Mike Willis (2014 - 2020),  Robyn Clubb (2009 - 2014), Will Laurie (2000 - 2009), the late David Gamson (1994 - 2000) and Jack Morrow (1981 - 1994). 

Ian James is based in Sydney and has a legal background. He has been a partner in a few larger legal firms and has extensive experience with professional services businesses like Boyce.