Accountants as Navigators—Guiding Your Organization from Where It Is to Where It Wants to Be
Never before has the global business environment been more challenging. In the first part of the Gateway’s Spotlight on Professional Accountants series, Charles Tilley, Chief Executive of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA), discusses how professional accountants help businesses remain sustainable by managing risk, providing oversight, improving the integrity of data, and much more. Ultimately, professional accountants in business play a critical role in creating trust in their organizations.
by Charles Tilley, Chief Executive, Chartered Institute of Management Accountants | August 10, 2015 |
became chair of the Professional Accountants in Business (PAIB) Committee in January 2014, after being nominated by the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants(CIMA). He is a former member of the IFAC Board. Mr. Tilley is chief executive of CIMA where he has been instrumental in successfully launching the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation with CIMA’s joint venture partner the American Institute of CPAs. Prior to joining CIMA, Mr. Tilley was group finance director at investment banks Hambros and Granville Baird. He also spent 14 years at KPMG, where he was a partner.