On the launch of our new website, I decided to take a light hearted look at people who either qualified or trained as Accountants and the loss to the accountancy world. What would the consequences be if the following Top 10 potential future Accountants had stuck with their original career choice?
(Studied Accountancy and Finance at the London School of Economics)
We never would have known a 70 year old man could move like that!!!
Sergio Garcia would now be a two time Major winner
The music world would have been a poorer place for without the release of “Snooker Loopy”
Proving it was possible that anyone can run 43 marathons in 51 days without training
(Did 2 weeks training as a Chartered Accountant)
We would never have known there was “A Stairway”
Bleeding Gums Murphy from The Simpsons would be the only famous saxophonist you could name
Thomas Harris, Tom Clancy, Michael Crichton and Charles Frazier would all have topped the list of bestselling novels in the United States during the 1990s
Wanderlei Silva could have been the new Randy Couture
(Qualified Chartered Accountant)
A generation of Irish people would never have been introduced to the world of Charvet shirts
Lee Van Cleef
(Worked as an Accountant)
Where would the “The Good” have been without “The Bad”