Mr. Stanford was accompanied by Mr Venkkat Ramanan, Regional Vice President and two other CIMA officials. Deputy Secretary to Treasury C. Ekanayake was also present during the meeting.
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is a UK based professional body offering training and qualification in management accountancy and related subjects.
It is focused on accountants working in industry, and provides ongoing support and training for members.
Mr. Stanford is here to be the chief guest for the annual convocation ceremony of CIMA.