Professional Bodies in our member network
Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment
 
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment is the leading professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals. We promote the highest standards of professionalism amongst our members and the wider financial services profession and we believe professionalism is a blend of three elements – Knowledge, Skills and Behaviour. Formed in 1992 by London Stock Exchange practitioners, we have a global community of circa 45,000 members in 111 countries and last year more than 40,000 CISI exams were sat in 81 countries, 15,000 taken outside the UK.
ACCA
 
ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the largest and fastest-growing global professional accountancy body with 424,000 students and 147,000 members in 170 countries. We aim to offer business-relevant, first choice qualifications to people of application, ability and ambition around the world who seek a rewarding career in accountancy, finance and management. In Singapore, ACCA has a long and proud history and traces its origins back to 1936. 
 
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CIMA Singapore
 
CIMA (the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants) is the only international accountancy body with a sole focus on business. Its members work in industry, commerce, the public sector and not-forprofit organisations. CIMA is a world leading professional institute that offers an internationally recognised qualification in management accountancy, focusing on accounting in business in both the private and public sectors. It is the voice of 183,000 students and members in 168 countries.
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators
 
The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is an international centre of excellence for the practice and profession of alternative dispute resolution (ADR). Our growing membership of nearly16,000 is based across 133 countries and supported by an international network of 39 branches. Membership of the Institute can be gained through qualification or experience routes. CIArb provides education and training for arbitrators, mediators and adjudicators. It also acts as a global hub for practitioners, policy makers, academics and those in business, supporting the global promotion, facilitation and development of all ADR methods. CIArb offers a range of resources including guidance, support, advice, networking and promotional opportunities. CIArb's network of regional branches and chapters across the world offers members a valuable global network of other like-minded professionals to share views and experiences with. It is a not-for-profit, UK registered charity.
The Energy Institute
 
The Energy Institute (EI) is the UK's leading chartered professional membership body for the energy industry, supporting over 19,000 individuals and 250+ companies from over 80 countries working in or studying energy. The organisation focuses on the development of professionalism and delivery of global good practice throughout the depth and breadth of the sector. It is increasingly focused on issues related to sustainability of energy supply and the promotion of improved energy delivery systems within the context of the mounting security of supply and environmental pressures we face today. The EI provides a wealth of development expertise and houses a large knowledge-base of scientific and technical knowledge for its members. It is licensed by the Engineering Council to offer Chartered, Incorporated and Engineering Technician status to engineers and also by the Science Council and Society for the Environment to offer registration as Chartered Scientist and Chartered Environmentalist.
 
The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science & Technology
 
IMarEST is The Institute of Marine Engineering, Science and Technology. Founded in UK in 1889, the IMarEST is now one of the biggest marine professional bodies with over 20,000 members worldwide. The Institute works with governmental bodies, companies, institutes, and other associations in the marine sector to facilitate marine technology development and to offer each marine professional support in professional development and learning. The IMarEST is a registered charity in the UK.