CFO Program

Enhance your professional standing

Leap forward to a global designation. The CFO Program will help you stay at the cutting edge of your profession. It will complement your experience and put you on a fast track to gaining the globally trusted and highly valued CGMA designation.

CGMA is the most widely held management accounting designation in the world. It distinguishes more than 150,000 accounting and finance professionals who have advanced proficiency in finance, operations, strategy and management.

Under this fast track program, candidates will only take the Strategic Case Study exam of the CIMA qualification and completion of the exam will allow direct entry to CIMA membership and awarding of the Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation.

Ahead of sitting the exam, candidates will attend preparatory classes with StudySmart in Athens Greece


Take only one exam

1. Candidate submits detailed CV to CIMA

2. CIMA admits the candidate into the program

3. Candidate attends comprehensive face-to-face preparatory course at StudySmart

4. Candidate takes the Strategic Case Study exam

5. Candidate files application for CIMA membership

6. AWARD - CGMA Designation & CIMA Membership*

*upon passing the Strategic Case Study exam and successful membership application


Selection Criteria

This program is open to:

  • CFOs, CEOs and senior management who have previously worked in finance,

  • Candidates who hold membership of a recognised professional accounting body, a finance related degree or an MBA/Masters in Accounting,


With at least 10 years experience in finance or business functions. 


Conditions for Acceptance:

Applicants must submit a detailed CV which includes:


  • Personal details

  • Academic qualifications

  • Detailed work experience

  • CIMA will review the CV and assess for both eligibility into the program and confirmation of practical experience.

  • The CIMA exam should be attempted within 12 months upon registration with CIMA.


How to Apply

To apply for this program or find out your eligibility please send a copy of your detailed CV to:

Dr. Constantine Kiritsis


Dates: TBA