President's Message

President's Message

Dear Esteemed Members,

At IMA, we are committed to always seeking to deliver more to our members: more relevance, more value , and more opportunities’- By Jeffrey C. Thomson , CMA, CSCA, CAE

With the valuable words of our IMA President, I take the privilege of contacting you through Chapter President message. First of all I thank you for giving me this opportunity to serve as IMA Kuwait Chapter President for the period 2021-2022. My volunteering activities started the day one I started as member of our Institute since 2005 . IMA gives us chances to develop as leaders in business and strategic management. As you all know, IMA recognizes with leadership badges of Pewter , Bronze, Silver , Gold and Platinum on attaining various levels of leadership. Please visit our site https://www.imanet.org for more information. I would request all our members to reach the maximum level.

We have a strong team of board members not only in management accounting and also have skill sets in information technology and strategic management. Our educational program like seminars and webinars would help our members to gain knowledge level and CPE credits.

We hosted our first virtual meeting on 09.07.2021 with quorum.

The outcomes of the meeting were as below:

  • 2021-2022 Year planner review
  • Plan for conducting webinars at least 6 in a year
  • Contacting the proficient speakers to our webinar
  • Co ordinating with Middle East Chapter for our developmental activities
  • Conducting webinars English and Arabic languages which would focus on soft and technical skills.
  • Confirming the speakers for August and September webinars.
  • Portfolios of Members were updated.
  • Supporting of CMA candidates were discussed.
  • Encouraging new members to our IMA chapter
  • Meeting executives of various companies to promote CMA programs and career opportunities for our members and CMAs.
  • Treasury position

IMA members are very much concerned on Ethics being the guardians of IMA ethical principles and ethical standards.

Our board members ,although I did not mention by their names, they would support you by all means. New board members with their portfolios is given as separate communique.

During this COVID-19 pandemic period, please be safe , maintain social distances and avoid gatherings.

Eid holidays are ahead and wish you all Eid Mubarak.

 

With kind regards,

Babu I. Razack CMA, ACMA, D.Litt.