The AIA is governed by our Council, which ensures that we deliver our objectives as outlined in our Memorandum of Association. The Council also decides on AIA’s strategic objectives, monitors our performance in relation to them and oversees our annual budget.
"Supporting members will be my priority, whatever their different needs and geographical location, I believe that they are our best asset." Les Bradley, AIA President
The Council currently comprises 17 members who are elected by AIA members at our Annual General Meeting. The Council encompasses members from all of our key jurisdictions around the world, representing all of our members and reflecting the AIA’s global nature.
LES BRADLEY, PRESIDENT
Les has been in practice as an accountant since qualifying with the AIA in 1971 and works within a busy practice. He has accumulated a vast amount of experience across accountancy and taxation services and has a varied client portfolio. He has served on the AIA Council for many years taking on the role as Vice President in 2009 and was elected President in 2013.
MAGGIE TIMONEY, VICE PRESIDENT
Maggie Timoney was the first female representative on the AIA Council, and has held that position for over ten years. She is also the first female Vice President. Maggie currently works in the Telecommunications industry, as a Partner at Ryan Associates, based in Brussels, Belgium. Prior to this, she worked in Dublin as Chief Financial Officer of Circle Network and as a Senior Consultant with DDV Telecommunications Strategy.
Joseph Block Accountants
Venetia Carpenter & Associates
Christopher & Co Accountants
First Corporate Options Ltd
Mohd Noh Jidin
K S Jong
East Rise Corporation Limited
G Josephakis & Co
PKB International Ltd
Hugh G McCormack
Shahram Moallemi (Vice President)
Shahram Moallemi & Co
Woodbridge Waterfields (Accountants)
THE EXECUTIVE TEAM
The Executive Team is the primary decision-making body of AIA's management. The Team works alongside the Council to ensure successful operation and develop the forward strategy and corporate direction of AIA. The Executive Team comprises the following people:
Director of Finance & Operations
Director of Professional Standards
Director of Development
Secretary to the Council