Future CFO Roadshow

IMA® (Institute of Management Accountants) successfully completed its innovative Future CFO Roadshow the week of May 21-27, 2023. This enlightening event journeyed across the Middle East, making stops in Riyadh, Manama, Kuwait City, Doha, and Cairo.

IMA curated this exclusive roadshow to set the stage for future CFOs. This event was designed as an indispensable resource for professionals aiming to boost their financial acumen, providing the perfect platform to learn, network, and share insights with those working in the profession every day.

Ahmad Mkhallati, senior director at IMA Middle East, expressed his satisfaction with the event’s success, saying, “The Future CFO Roadshow was an exceptional platform for professionals to gain invaluable insights and equip themselves with the necessary knowledge for their financial journey. At IMA, we will continue to support and empower these future leaders, contributing to the progression of the industry in the region.”

Aspiring financial professionals from various sectors attended the roadshow, gaining exposure to a wealth of knowledge shared by industry leaders. The roadshow served as a hub of learning and networking, offering participants a unique opportunity to interact with their peers and established professionals.

Each day of the roadshow provided invaluable takeaways. Attendees gained a comprehensive understanding of the CFO role, opening avenues to further their financial careers. Sessions hosted by industry experts offered insights into leadership roles and the current market scenario. The events had a combined 750 attendees.

Beyond understanding the CFO’s role and growing responsibilities, participants also learned about making smart investments for long-term success. With a focus on navigating challenges and seizing opportunities, the roadshow equipped them with knowledge and resources to stay ahead of any financial challenge.

Gleim, Hock International, SOCPA, BAE systems, Saudi Aramco, Morgan International, PwC’s Academy, and IMA’s Riyadh, Eastern Province, Western Province, Doha, Bahrain, and Kuwait Chapters sponsored the event.