Who Joins the ACFE?
Worldwide, ACFE members fight to prevent fraud and corruption.
More than 90,000 anti-fraud professionals are members of the ACFE — performing important roles in industry, including:
We’re honored to serve our members who fight fraud and corruption in every level of the economy — from multinational companies to local government agencies to small businesses.
Our members may be new to fraud prevention or seasoned veterans with decades of experience. From just starting out in the field to retiring and becoming mentors, ACFE members share one common goal: to reduce and detect fraud in all its forms.
Anyone who wants to help fight fraud is an excellent fit for the ACFE. Learn how a few of our members’ careers are enriched by being part of the ACFE global community.
The CFE credential, and the resources that the ACFE offers, has made me more confident that I have the necessary tools to navigate this extremely complex and ever evolving world of fighting fraud.Dhara Bhatt Moro, CFE, CPA
Associate Director, Compliance Operations
Science and Technology
Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.
The ACFE has assisted in my professional development through the acquisition of skill sets that would not have been obtained from other professional organizations.Khristi Ferguson, CFE
Director of Internal Audits
The CFE credential has been the No. 1 thing that’s given me a leg up in each step I’ve taken … in my career.Michael D’Alessandro, CFE, CPA
Corporate Risk & Compliance Manager
New York City, New York, U.S.
You don’t have to be a Certified Fraud Examiner to join the ACFE, but you have to join the ACFE to become a Certified Fraud Examiner. If you’re ready to become a member of our global community, the application process is simple and straightforward.
See the vast array of benefits you’ll get when you choose the right membership for you.
Take the four steps to earning your CFE credential.
Access hundreds of opportunities for learning and career advancement.