CIMA Excellence Awards 2020 –  Prof. Tharusha N Gooneratne

CIMA Excellence Awards 2020 – Prof. Tharusha N Gooneratne

Professor Tharusha N Gooneratne of the Department of Accounting of the Faculty of Management & Finance was one of the four award winners of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) Research Excellence Award. She received the award at the first Global CIMA Excellence Awards virtual ceremony held on 11th December 2020 for her distinguished contribution to research on management control practices.

CIMA is the world’s leading and largest professional body of management accountants, and the CIMA Research Excellence Award recognises researchers and research teams that have conducted landmark research efforts on a subject or topic related to the CIMA syllabus. Sponsored by the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants, the global accounting organisation formed by CIMA and the American Institute of CPAs (AICPA), the CIMA Excellence Awards will be presented annually to those who have made a difference to the global accounting community, and proactively supported their students towards earning their Chartered Global Management Accountant (CGMA) designation, the most widely held management accounting designation in the world.

The complete list of the 2020 CIMA Excellence Awards winners can be viewed here: