Over 100 Years ' IMA Kuwait Chapter '
Over 100 Years 'IMA Kuwait Chapter'
over 100 years 'IMA Kuwait Chapter' , IMA has been a champion of and resource for management accounting and financial professionals. It has the morphology of from National Association of Accountants (1919) to Institute of Management Accountants (1991). It has celebrated its centenary year of its success in the year 2019.
IMA is the worldwide association of accountants and financial professionals in business. It has strength of 140,000 + members which expands their professions skills, better manage their organization and enhance their career. IMA has Global office at Montvale, NJ, US and regional offices in the Middle East & Africa Dubai, India, China - Shanghai, Europe - Zurich and South Asia - Singapore It has worldwide 300 + chapters which provides a forum for networking with peers.
Certified Management (CMA) program was started in 1972 since then it has gained its importance among the world business and financial community. It recently reached its record level of 100,000 numbers, it is not a mere number, you have to undergo the rigorous study and pass the parts of CMA exams to achieve this golden standard. CMA Exams tests the Management Accounting and Decision-Making skills of individuals who opt for the exams and make them as business partners not merely book-keepers or Accountants.
IMA Kuwait chapter was founded in 2014 to cater the needs of IMA members and students of Kuwait. Since then it’s effectively functioning by conducting various events like seminars, webinars, university students’ program, CMA candidates program, career growth, promoting regional level conferences and so forth.
IMA chapter Kuwait board members elected for 2021-2022 are as below:
Dr. Babu I. Razack – President
Mr. Ganesh S. Mani, Secretary
Mr. Rajan Mishra, Treasurer
Mrs. Suma Balachandran, Vice President- Education
Mrs. Fathia Abdellatif Fathy Mohsen, Vice President- Membership
Mr. Abdullah Salah Aldin Ibrahim, Vice President- Public Relations
Mr. Sherif Maher Dessouki, Director at Large
Mr. Adel Maher Abboud - Director at large
Mr. Samer Ghaleb Ahmad, Director at Large
We have conducted webinar on topic ‘IFRS updates current and beyond’ and ‘Diagnosing the costs to decision making’ respectively with speakers Mr. CA Sriram Gopalakrishnan and Mr. Tamiselvan Ramadoss in the recent past months which were quite useful to the participants and members . IMA Kuwait chapter has programmed to conduct webinar on 20.11.2021 with topic on ‘Block Chain and Cryptocurrency Dymystified’ by the speaker Mr. Guruprasad V. Kindly visit our websites in Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter pages and ima official website, www.imanent.org. We have planned more events on webinars on latest topics including leadership and ethics and expand on other activities on in person programs depending on COVID -19 Regulations