New Zealand Gala Dinner

The Institute of Certified Management Accountants New Zealand was launched in a spectacular manner at the Gala Dinner held at the Sofitel in Auckland on August 26 2022. There were over 100 guests including representatives from all the major universities in New Zealand. The following photographs show Prof Brendan O’Connell, the President of ICMA(ANZ) delivering the welcome address; Prof Julie Harrison walking to receive her FCMA Testemur; a sample of the members and their partners, and a member receiving her CMA testamur. The others who were given lifetime FCMA(NZ) membership were Professor Paul Rouse, Professor Judy Brown, Professor Charl De Villiers, Prof Richard Timothy Fisher, Assc Prof Umesh Sharma, Assc Prof Chris Akroyd, Assc Prof Carolyn Fowler, Assc Prof Beverley Lord, and Assc Prof Anil Narayan.

Prof Janek Ratnatunga delivered the Keynote address.

Congratulations to Dr Chris D’Souza and Mr. Richard Miranda for organising such a splendid event.

About Prof Janek Ratnatunga 1129 Articles
Professor Janek Ratnatunga is CEO of the Institute of Certified Management Accountants. He has held appointments at the University of Melbourne, Monash University and the Australian National University in Australia; and the Universities of Washington, Richmond and Rhode Island in the USA. Prior to his academic career he worked with KPMG.