FCMAs: leading successful enterprises, enriching Ontario communities
TORONTO, Oct. 29 /CNW/ - CMA Ontario, and its 20,000 members, is proud to
announce that Amin Mawani, CMA, of Toronto, has been appointed as one of
twenty new Fellows of The Society of Management Accountants of Ontario (FCMA).
The FCMA designation is a prestigious honour awarded to Certified
Management Accountants (CMA) who, through their outstanding achievements,
bring distinction to the management accounting profession and serve as a role
model for others.
A respected expert in the field of accounting, Dr. Mawani is
Associate Professor at the Schulich School of Business at York University, and
instrumental in the establishment of a new PhD program in Accounting. He holds
in addition several positions at the university including: Chair of the
Recruiting Committee for a Full Professor in Accounting; Senator, York
University; Chair, Adjudication Committee for University-wide Research
Long active with The Society of Management Accountants of Canada,
Dr. Mawani is the organization's representative on the Board of Directors of
the Financial Planners' Standards Council. He has also served on the national
society's Board of Examiners and Technical Program Committee, as well as Board
of Directors for the British Columbia provincial association.
In the community, Dr. Mawani has provided governance guidance to the
Canadian Academic Accounting Association, and Canadian Crossroads
International. He has also assisted charities involved in international
disaster relief, and local neighbourhood building projects.
The FCMA designation demonstrates excellence in management accounting,
commitment to CMA Ontario, and a civic mindedness that brings community
respect to the member and the management accounting profession. FCMAs are
nominated by their peers, who have recognized their exemplary qualities and
About CMA Ontario
Certified Management Accountants of Ontario is a self-governing
professional organization that awards the Certified Management Accountant
(CMA) designation to qualified candidates in Ontario. With 16,000 certified
members and 4,000 student members, CMA Ontario is an integral part of a
profession that is 47,000 members strong across Canada and around the world.
CMA Ontario maintains rigorous standards of accreditation and professionalism
in management accounting to protect the public interest.
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