Mr Kenneth W. Witt CPA, CGMA

Associate Technical Director, MA R&D, Association of International Certified Professional Accountants

Ken serves as Senior Manager on the Management Accounting and Member Engagement team at the Association of International Certified Professional Accountants. Ken is the staff liaison to the Americas Region Advisory Panel, the Association committee representing our members in business. AmRAP provides insight and guidance on professional issues and trends relevant to AICPA's members working in management accounting. Ken received his B.B.A. from the University of Iowa and served in a number of roles in public and privately held companies. Since joining the Association in 2004, Ken has been involved in the development of thought leadership reports and tools, conferences, and continuing education resources, especially in the areas of strategy, risk, and sustainability. Most recently, Ken has been creating member resources related to sustainability accounting, reporting, and assurance. He is also involved in the Integrated Performance Management research project sponsored by the World Business Council for Sustainable Development. The IPM project aims to identify best practices that leading companies are using to manage their performance and future-proof their businesses in this era of new risks and opportunities. Ken was also instrumental in the Association's Future of Finance research process, identifying the skills and capabilities needed by finance professionals in today's global business environment, and incorporating those competencies into the CGMA Competency Framework and the online CGMA Finance Leadership Program.