Congratulations to our CMA medalists!

Associates Jamaica Marjadas and Shaun Anthony Go were awarded a Gold and Silver Medal, respectively, by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants (ICMA) for having the highest and second-highest score in the recent English Certified Management Accountant (CMA) exam.

ICMA is the certification affiliate of the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) responsible for all CMA exam-related concerns. Being a CMA is a globally recognized credential for accountants and financial professionals in business. The CMA exam comprises of two parts: (1) Financial Reporting, Planning, Performance, and Control, and (2) Financial Decision Making. It is designed to validate the mastery of advanced skills required to manage finance functions.

The CMA testing period is held tri-annually and offered in either English or Simplified Chinese. Jamaica and Shaun took the September/October exam in English last year along with 4,728 individuals from all over the globe including the United States, Canada and China among others. Medals were awarded to the examinees who achieved the highest scores; all three were received by Filipinos.

Jamaica and Shaun, both hailing from Cebu’s University of San Carlos, ranked 4th and 2nd in the May 2015 Certified Public Accountant Licensure Exam. Jamaica is currently based in SGV Cebu under Tax while Shaun is based in Makati under Assurance.