Global CGMA Leadership Academy

Global CGMA Leadership Academy

April 3-6, 2018
London, UK

Introducing an intensive four-day program focused on strategy, the accounting profession and self-leadership.

Selected individuals will engage in a discussion of the four C’s:

  1. Competency: Developing personal leadership competencies
  2. Context: Developing an understanding of the larger context of the accounting profession and business environment
  3. Collaboration: Participants are engaged in collaborative learning experiences throughout the program
  4. Community: Building new peer and leader relationships with the possibility for future volunteer leadership opportunities

Benefits to employers:

  • Builds a strong strategic-focused employee
  • Uniquely connects to the profession
  • Enhances leadership skills

Benefits to the profession:

  • Creates a pipeline for leadership
  • Builds stronger engagement inside employers
  • Creates stronger connection to regions

Benefits to attendees:

  • Develops personal leadership competencies
  • Gains a network of peers
  • Increases engagement
  • Builds professional confidence
  • Best academy grads offered opportunities to be part of future faculties

Nominations and applications are now being accepted:

  • Limited to 30 seats
  • Selection based on a balance of international perspectives, diversity, geography and organization size

Criteria to apply:

  • Must be a CGMA holder
  • CIMA member
  • 3-10 years of experience

The application process includes uploading:

  1. Professional photo (press release style head-shot)
  2. Current curriculum vitae
  3. One professional letter of reference
  4. Essay: Why do you want to attend the CGMA Leadership Academy? (250-500 words)

Dates: April 3-6, 2018 

 London, U.K.

 Accepted individuals or sponsors are responsible for a £2,750 program fee which includes program facilitation, training material and meals. Overnight hotel accommodations additional.

For questions or additional information, please email

The application deadline is November 15, 2017.