Nine (9) Saint Lucian professionals have earned the designation of Certified Management Consultant (CMC). They are Agnes Francis, Dr. Claudius Preville, Geraldine Lendor-Gabriel, Keith Millar, Luvette Louisy, Dr. Stephen Louis, Thecla Deterville, Vimla St. Hill and Wilton Bleasdille. They now join Dr. Vasantha Chase, bringing the number of Certified Management Consultants on the island to ten (10).
The persons who were certified in Saint Lucia was the result of a collaborative effort between the Saint Lucia Coalition of service Industries (SLCSI), the Association of Management Consultants of Saint Lucia (AMCS) and the Caribbean Institute of Certified Management Consultants (CICMC). This milestone of 10 Certified Management Consultants was achieved in the 10th Anniversary year of the AMCS, which was established in 2005.
The Saint Lucia professionals, who have met the stringent eligibility criteria set by the International Council of Management Consultants Institute (ICMCI®), received congratulations for their achievement from CICMC and the newly constituted CICMC OECS Chapter.
CICMC is one of 60 global management consulting institutes which award the Certified Management Consultant™ (CMC®) certification is the international mark of excellence in management consultancy, recognized directly in the countries covered by the 50 Members of ICMCI. Recently adopted by Caricom, the CMC® designation also signifies an adherence to an International Professional Code of Conduct and Ethics.
There are currently less than 9,000 CMCs in the entire world, 26 of whom are CICMC members, with 10 residing in St. Lucia.
CICMC is a professional organisation, comprising regional chapters and individual management consultants drawn from throughout the Caribbean. CICMC’s membership classifications include certified, professional, corporate, associate and student members. With the foundational support of the Caribbean Export Development Agency, and the European Union, CICMC continues to grow its membership base, attracting professionals from diverse disciplines, including, medicine, law, accounting and engineering. As a result, CICMC is the premier network grouping of management consultants in the region, in terms of experience, knowledge base and size. CICMC’s annual regional symposia provide professional and network development opportunities to its members and partners. This includes opportunities to establish strategic partnerships with regional and international counterparts, for improved access to markets and larger engagements.
CICMC invites all interested consultants to learn more about the work of and membership in CICMC by contacting firstname.lastname@example.org.