I am honored to receive the CGMA designation and delighted that the accounting profession recognizes the value that management accountants bring to organizations.
Newark, New Jersey (PRWEB) January 22, 2016
Kenneth Ashe, manager of financial reporting at Prudential Financial, has received the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation from the American Institute of CPAs and the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. The CGMA designation recognizes professionals who have deep understanding of finance and have expanded their business skills through experience as management accountants to help drive better business decisions.
“I am honored to receive the CGMA designation and delighted that the accounting profession recognizes the value that management accountants bring to organizations,” Ashe said. “This designation represents a commitment to advanced education, ethics and professional development that are critical to career success.”
Ashe has spent 10 years in management accounting with Fortune 500 and Big 4 companies including Standard and Poor’s, EY and Prudential Financial. Ashe holds a Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in accounting and a Master of Accountancy degree with a concentration in business finance from the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University.
Ashe, a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and Project Management Professional (PMP), is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Project Management Institute, Mensa International and Toastmaster International.
About the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA)
Two of the world’s most prestigious accounting bodies, AICPA and CIMA, have formed a joint-venture to establish the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation to elevate the profession of management accounting. The designation recognizes the most talented and committed management accountants with the discipline and skill to drive strong business performance. Currently, more than 150,000 management accountants worldwide hold the CGMA designation.
About the AICPA
The American Institute of CPAs (AICPA) is the world’s largest member association representing the accounting profession, with more than 400,000 members in 145 countries, and a history of serving the public interest since 1887. AICPA members represent many areas of practice, including business and industry, public practice, government, education and consulting.
Please contact Kenneth Ashe at kennethashe.com.
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