BAP Professional Partner Representative
Anthony Takyi, Careers Engagement Lead - Australia

Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CA ANZ) 

BAP Professional Partner Association/Not-for-Profit/Organization

About Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand (CA ANZ) represents 131,673 financial professionals, supporting them to make a difference to the businesses, organisations and communities in which they work and live. Chartered Accountants are known for their integrity, financial skills, adaptability and the rigour of their professional education and training. Our members work in diverse roles across commerce and industry, academia, government, not for profit and public practice throughout Australia and New Zealand and around the world.  
The Chartered Accountants Program, the pathway to becoming a Chartered Accountant, combines rigorous education with mentored practical experience.  Designed to create well-rounded business leaders with the skills to make a difference, through a focus on both technical and soft skills, lifelong learning and keeping up to date with the changing nature of the business. Helping financial professionals develop exceptional commercial acumen, professional scepticism and critical thinking, all within an ethical framework.  
Chartered Accountants hold a Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting (GradDipCA) – the internationally recognised designation designed to create well-rounded business leaders with the skills to make a difference, shape business decisions and remain relevant in a changing world.

How to become a Student Member

If you’re considering becoming a Chartered Accountant, signing up to become a CA ANZ Student Affiliate is free and a great place to begin. 

Signing up keeps you informed on graduate, cadetship and vacation roles, and upcoming networking events. You will also receive monthly eNewsletters tailored to your current career path stage, whether you’re in high school, university, or about to graduate. Our student affiliate offering exists to help you to gain a better understanding of the finance and accounting industry to inspire you to pursue and achieve your career goals. You can sign up via this link:


About Anthony Takyi

Anthony is a dedicated HR and relationship management professional specialising in the tertiary sector. He has a passion for mentoring and supporting the development of students to help them reach their career goals.

He currently leads the Careers Engagement Team for Australia at Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand where he is focused on the attraction and growth of future talent into the profession. Through his work with students, educators and employers he is keen to showcase where a career based on Accounting skills can take you.

Anthony has previously sat on the committee for the Australian Association of Graduate Employers representing the voice of members across the profession and has lead emerging talent recruitment and development programmes in the UK and Australia across market leading organisations in the energy, technology, retail and professional services sectors. 



Representative Contact Information:

Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand (CA ANZ)

L18, 600 Bourke Street Melbourne, VIC Australia 3000

Hear what our Professional Partners think about BAP!

Beta Alpha Psi provides accounting, finance and MIS students an avenue to connect with their peers and established professionals early in their career. Participation in BAP allows students to learn first-hand that no matter what professional path they choose, there’s a CPA for that. A career in the accounting profession offers unparalleled opportunity to work throughout the world, in any industry. The AICPA supports students along their journey to CPA by providing resources each step of the way.

Amy Merletti