Annual member meetings
CIMA recently held annual member meetings for its New Zealand branches. Read the minutes from the Auckland branch meeting (PDF 80KB) and the Wellington and Christchurch branch meeting (PDF 88KB).
Read the latest regional news
The second edition of Australasia Voice is available. Read the latest information for your CIMA region (PDF 286KB).
End of year address from the ARB Chairperson
The Chair of the Australasia Regional Board, Adrian Fernando ACMA, CGMA, has written a letter (PDF 65KB) to all members and students detailing our progress over 2012.
CIMA council elections
CIMA’s council position terms expire at the June 2013 annual general meeting in London. Elections for council positions will be held in February 2013 and FCMAs are invited to apply for nomination to the area 19 vacant position.
Find more information and download the application forms.
New Australasian newsletter launched
CIMA have prepared a newsletter called Australasia Voice to ensure members and students in the region are kept informed of the activities that CIMA is undertaking to support our strategic goals. Read the first edition (PDF 2MB) of this newsletter, which will be sent to members and students twice annually.
CIMA establishes Australasian centre of excellence
CIMA has established a new centre of excellence (COE) for Australasia in Sydney to engage innovative research being undertaken in the local region. The COE will collaborate with universities, the public sector and key industry players in this region to ensure the areas of research and related outputs are market driven and relevant.
Outputs will include research reports and cutting edge tools and techniques that will address issues raised by the industry. These solutions will be vital in guiding critical business decisions and driving strong performance in financial and operational reality.
Australasia regional board formed
The New Zealand executive committee has merged with the Australian executive committee to form the Australasia regional board. Find information on the new board.
A word from our council representative
Area 19 Council representative Chandana Panditeratne will be contributing a regular update to this page to keep members informed of latest council news. Check back here for regular updates – for the September 2011 update click here
Updates from CIMA New Zealand's president
Please read a letter from the desk of the New Zealand branch president, Richard Ray (PDF 283KB), providing an update on CIMA New Zealand in 2010/2011. The missive outlines current branch activities and developments, including significant governance changes for CIMA New Zealand which will take effect from 1 July 2011.
CIMA New Zealand 2010/11 objectives
CIMA has released a summary of the objectives which the NEC agreed at a national level for CIMA New Zealand in 2010/11.
Our mission is to build the profile of CIMA and management accounting in New Zealand, while continuing to support our members and students.
See CIMA New Zealand's full 2010/11 objectives (PDF 354KB).
February 2009 (PDF 91KB)
October 2008 (PDF 696KB)
October 2007 (PDF 323KB)
October 2006 (PDF 220KB)
Auckland breakfast newspaper article (PDF 340KB)
Richard Ray: 2010 to 2011
Mohamed Nalar: 2008 to 2009
Mali Wijeyeratne: 2006 to 2007
Kevin Foyle: 2004 to 2005
Harin De Silva: 2002 to 2003
Rohini Wijeyesekara: 2000 to 2001
Ian Holland: 1998 to 2000 (inaugural chairman)