President's Message


It is with great pleasure I welcome you to the newly formed Hawaiian Islands Chapter of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA). The Hawaiian Islands state has a long shared history with the IMA, and with a view to continue the same, our chapter has been established to be a valuable resource for professionals and students across the Islands.

The mission of the IMA Hawaiian Islands Chapter is to facilitate and promote professional education, career development, community awareness and resources for accountants and financial professionals in accordance with the mission of the Institute of Management Accountants.

Our goal is to form a successful and vibrant IMA chapter in the Hawaiian Islands so as to provide a platform for accounting, finance professionals & students for professional & career development opportunities, access to continuous updates, trainings and education in the field of financial and management accounting, and social networking among peers in the industry.

Our chapter is driven by the spirit of Aloha- i.e., unity in harmony accelerated with continuous growth, internal support and focus on our members and the community.

Every quarter, we are committed to providing our local members with leadership trainings, CPE seminars, networking, community involvement, CMA study support and many more informative events. Check our website or sign-up for our monthly newsletter to see announcements of upcoming trainings, speakers and meeting dates.

We welcome all accountants and finance professionals involved in public, private, not-for-profit sector, students and others with an interest in accounting and finance, to attend our meetings and become involved at the chapter level.

Please contact me if you have any questions about the IMA Hawaiian Islands Chapter membership.

Manashwi Agrawal

IMA Hawaiian Islands Chapter- President