The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is the world’s largest and leading professional body of management accountants. CIMA's mission is to help people and businesses to succeed in the public and private sectors.
CIMA has over 227,000 members and students in 179 countries across the world. In 2012 CIMA created the Chartered Global Management Accountants (CGMA) designation in a joint venture with the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA). The AICPA and CIMA are committed to making CGMA the leading global designation for business and there are over 55,000 CGMA's in North America.