Behind every successful business is a team of chartered accountants, who are trained to minimize losses and maximize gains while remaining in the jurisdictions of the law and following all industry-specific regulations. The role of a chartered accountant can cover many activities, depending on the type and size of organization they work for. The duties of a CA include preparing financial reports and documents, maintaining records of investments, reviewing potential financial risks as well as providing professional opinions in regard to the fiscal decisions of the firm. They play a strategic role by providing professional advice, aiming to maximize profitability on behalf of their client or employer.