About IMA


Empowering accountants and financial professionals to drive business performance, IMA®, the association of accountants and financial professionals in business, is one of the largest and most respected associations focused exclusively on advancing the management accounting profession.  Globally, IMA supports the profession through research, the CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) program, continuing education, networking, and advocacy of the highest ethical business practices. IMA has a global network of more than 90,000 members and 350 professional and student chapters and  provides localized services through its offices in Montvale, N.J., USA; Zurich, Switzerland; Dubai, UAE; Shanghai and Beijing, China.

IMA Middle East currently boasts over 15,000 members across the Middle East and Africa region with active IMA Chapters in key cities like Abu Dhabi, Amman, Cairo, Dubai, Eastern Province, Kuwait, Qatar and Riyadh.

IMA is committed  to helping you–and its members–to expand your professional skills, better manage your organization, and enhance your career.


Strengthen your skills →

Power your career through our highly respected CMA® (Certified Management Accountant) credential and best-in-class professional development programs.


Connect with your peers →

Grow your professional network through the LinkUp IMA community, conferences, and local chapter.


Inform your strategic viewpoint →

Expand your knowledge with thought-leading publications and research on industry trends and developments.


Expand your career potential →

Market yourself with a portfolio of customizable professional development services to enhance your knowledge, professional leadership skills, and future opportunities.