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AAFM ® Global Board of Standards and Advisory: 
 Professor Dr. Roberto J. Santillán Salgado - Master of Science in Finance Program at EGADE-ITESM, Monterrey Campus - Founder AAFM ® Latin South America 
  • Prof. George S Mentz, JD, MBA, CWM® – AAFM CEO USA – Board of Standards – Lic. Counselor of Law and Notary Public*** 
  • Carl Thong, MBA, CWM ®, MFP – AAFM ® Asia (President of Asia Standards and Accreditation) - Founder AAFM ® Asia Chapter & Training 
  • Dr. Ishaq Shafiq – PhD, MFP, ChE – AAFM ® Global Advisor – USA and ACCE Economists – Quantum Consultants USA. Royal Society of Fellows Alliance 
  • Dr. Cornell Collins, PhD, MPM, CIPM, BCSH, CPM, CHt. – Bahamas, India and Canada – Global Advisor AAFM® and AAPM® - India, Canada, Bahamas 
** The AAFM Super Board of Standards is responsible for the administrative decisions for the Global Certification and Accreditation Operations which are subject to the bylaws** Faculty Award Winners, Honorary Advisors and general members can not legally speak for the organization nor counsel or advise the organization in any legal capacity. 
AAFM ™ Board of Honorary Global Advisors 
Global Board of Academic Advisors & Professors * Award Recognition 
  1. Dr. Trevor Hamilton, CWM ®, FBIM, FJIM, FIMCJ, President of Trevor Hamilton and Associates International Management Consultants
  2. Dean George L. Salis, PhD. LLM, LLB (Hons), BS, FAD, MFM, CWM, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof., Vertex - ABA, IBA, London Court International Arbitration, Royal Society of Fellows - Austria, USA, UK, Latin America
  3. Dr. Taher R. Kidwani. CWM ® Certified Chartered Wealth Manager, CAM Certified Asset Manager, ChE Chartered Economist, AAFM Board of Honorary Global Advisors. Yusr Islamic Bank, Managing Director
  4. Dr. Horatius Jackie Williams (CEO/Chairman, H.J. Williams Enterprises) PhD, LLM, MBA - Hon. Global Advisor  
  5. Prof. Dr. C. Bergström Stockholm School of Economics Department of Finance Head of the EFI (Economic Research Institute at the Stockholm School of Economics)
  6. Direktor: Prof. Dr. D. Sondermann, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof. ™ Universität Bonn - Institut für Gesellschafts- und Wirtschaftswissenschaften
  7. Prof. Dr. G. J. Charreaux Universite de Bourgogne Dijon Cedex, Bourgogne 21066 France MFP™ Mas. Fin. Prof.™
  8. Dir. Carl Thong -Asia President - AAFM - Singapore and China
  9. Dato Dr. James Alfred - AAFM Asia - Advisor and Presidential Advisor
  10. Meocre Li, CPA - CWM Certified Trainer - President AAFM China Operations - Hong Kong and Mainland China
  11. Dr. Gregory P. Green, JD, LLM, MBA, MA, CWM®, CAM, MFP, RFC, RFP - Colorado USA - Hon. Global Advisor
  12. Linda J. Sulllivan, MBA, CPA, LL.M - USA Global Advisor - International Tax
  13. Prof. Dr. C. P Wolff, MFP - Maastricht University - The Netherlands Research Fellow of the Centre for Economic Policy Research, London
  14. Carl Benjamin Holt FCSI CCO CAM CWM Int Dip RM (FAAFM) MICA - Dubai, UAE
  15. Mr. Tamer H. Alsayed, CMA, CRA, MFP, RFS, CFP, MBA - Honored Global Advisory
  16. Dr. Robert Munro, PhD, MA, MFP - Gainesville, FL University of Florida Law School - Co-Director, Center for International Financial Crimes Studies
  17. Elizabeth E.M. Thompson, B.A., LL.B., MFP, Registrar General of the Bahamas, Barrister, Counsel and Attorney-at-Law, Master Financial Professional, Charter Professional Member Prof. Dr. Joseph Heinlein, Mas. Fin. Prof - Brussels "The Original US Business School in Europe" BU Belgium ** Now at NATO
  18. Dean J. Mc Farland, PhD, CMA Chartered Market Analyst* Dean of The Tulane Freeman School of Business*
  19. James Lavorgna, JD, CWM™, CFP™, LLM - AAFM Certified Trainer
  20. Prof. (Dr.) Niranjan C. Bhat, Hon. Global Advisor for AAFM and AAPM, International & Grand PhD, FAAPM/FAAFM, MPM, CIPM, GPM, CPD and MFP. - India
  21. Prof. M. Dalton, PhD, CPA, JD, CWM -CEO Money Education Co.** Honorary Advisor to the Board
  22. Hon. Dir. Andrew Kane, OBE, CWM, CRA - CEO and Managing Director HSBC Private Banking - Wealth Management, California - AAFM Master Financial Planner
  23. Prof. Dr. Pablo Fernandez IESE Business School Madrid Spain
  24. Dr. Nicola A. Spence, PhD, CPM - San Francisco - Asia
  25. Jack McCaffery III, JD, LLM, CWM, MBA, DBA ABD, CAM, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof.™ *
  26. Prof. Dr. Swarnankur Chatterjee, PhD, CMA, FAD - Athens, GA, USA University Faculty
  27. Jonathan Dougherty, J.D., LL.M., CWM, CAM, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof.™ *
  28. Prof. Dr. Shinichi Watanabe, PhD Mas. Fin. Prof™ - Belgium
  29. Prof. Jean Bellemans, Mas. Fin. Prof - Brussels
  30. Dr. Benjamin Findley, CPM, Colonel, USAFR (Ret) (Special Honorary Advisor)
  31. Mr. Young W.Carr, MFP, RFS, CGM, FiSMM, IOM, DGG, AistIIB - Council Chairman AbeSA - South Africa (Hon. Global Advisor)
  32. Prof. Julia K. Brazelton, PhD, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof.™ Connecticut
  33. Prof. Thomas W. Goldman, JD, LLM, FAD,CWM, MFP M. Fin. Prof.
  34. Cody Tellis, JD, LLM, MFP, CWM, CTEP, CAM - California, USA
  35. Dr. Lincoln B. S. Rosa, PhD, MBA, CompTIA ITProject+ SME, AAPM Member, IEC Fellow, ICECC, MCSE, Chair of AAFM Brazil, President of Silva Rosa Group. **
  36. Honorable Dr. Ishaq Shafiq, PhD, MFP, CEPA -Master Financial Prof. Quantum III Consultants Group, LLC - United States
  37. Bernard W. Bunning, MBA, JD, LL.M, CPA, PFS, CFP, CTEP, MFM, MFP, CWM,, CFS, CVA, CM&AA - Hign Net Worth Consulting
  38. Phillippe Chan, Chief Financial Officer, BNP paribas (Hong Kong)
  39. Dr. Venkateshwar Reddy, Ph.D., Associate Dean for Graduate Programs, University of Colorado-Colorado Springs
  40. Dr. Min WU, MFP, CWM, - Hong Kong University of Science & Technology
  41. Dr. Alfred Kahl, PhD Canada and US Mas. Fin. Prof. **
  42. Dr. Shivanand R. Koppalkar, Dip. (Computer Technology), ADCSSA&A, BE (Computer Engg), MBA - Business Administration (USA), Doctorate - Business Administration (USA), MPM ®, CIPM ®, PME ™, CEC ™ , CSA ™, CMBA™, MCP ™, MBCS, MMC™ , MBC™ , MQC™ , MQM ™, CSOE, CISRCP, CLC ™ , CSMA™ , CAM ™, Agile Methodologies - Certified Scrum Master & Certified Scrum Producct Owner Accreditations, CWM® - Founder President & CEO, Xplore Software Consulting Inc (USA) ( and Founder Director, Xplore Software Consulting Inc. Ltd (UK). (, Hon. Global Advisor for AAPM ® Board of Standards and AAFM ® Board of Honorary Global Advisors
  43. Prof. Lena Booth, Thunderbird Am. Grad. School of Int'l Mgmt. Finance Department World Business US and Singapore
  44. H. Freedman, JD, MBA, RFS, MFM, RBA - Advisor - Florida
  45. Prof. Dr. Rajesh Mohnot, Acad. Head FTMS Business School in Singapore, RBA, MFP™ Mas. F.P.
  46. Prof. Edwin D. Dimaculangan, CPA, MBA, RFA Philippines
  47. Prof. Gary K. Hunter, Ph.D. Arizona State University
  48. Dr. Obaid Al Zaabi - Training and Research at Securities & Commodities Authority - Hon Global Advisor
  49. Assoc. Prof Anelia Radulova, PhD - Tsenov Academy of Economics - Svishtov - Honorary Global Advisory Board
  50. Dr. Keyur Thaker - Prof. at Indian Institute of Management, Indore - Hon. Global Advisor
  51. Gil Cohen, PHD, Head of the Finance track Carmel Academic Center - Tel Aviv - Hon. Global Advisor
  52. Dr. Margarita Bassabikova - Vice Chairmen of Audit Colleguim in Kazakhstan - Hon. Global Advisor
  53. Dr Dimitris Koumparoulis, Director of the Economic Department at the UGSM-Monarch Business School Switzerland - Hon. Global Advisor.
  54. Peggie A. Russell, J.D, RBA - Business Analyst - Tennessee, USA (Honorary Global Advisor)
  55. Michael Hsu, J.D., MPF, CTEP, CWM
  56. Peter J, Loughlin, JD, LL.M., Esq., MFP Mas. Fin. Prof., Attorney-at-Law, Member Royal Society of Fellows; Member International Bar Association
  57. Hon. Sameh Temraz, MFP, CWM - Regional Director Zurich Int'l
  58. Renee Fisher, Esq. BA, LLB, MBA, CAM, Nassau Bahamas
  59. Gary S. Burroughs, CPA, CTEP CEP, TEP, CEA, President of BSB, Inc., Oregon, USA MFP™ Master Financial Professional ™
  60. Joseph P. Mathew, MBA, RFA, CAM, CPM, President, Hybrid Energy Advisors, Inc.
  61. Zhong-yi Yang, MFTA,RFA,CPIM,CEPA Taiwan Advisor
  62. Prof. Luke Tan, CWM, PhD ABD - President Thermed Ent., Inc.
  63. Michael Preiss, MFP, RFS, CWM AAFM Certified Trainer Asia
  64. Craig Tapper, MFP, RFS, CWM AAFM Certified Trainer Asia
  65. Gerald J. Shields, JD, CTEP, Mas. Fin. Prof. Washington DC
  66. Andy Ong, Chair, Wealth Management Association, Singapore
  67. Chris Goh, Academic Director, Finance Programs, ACPE, Singapore
  68. Pamela Peng, MFP Director, IVY Schools, Taiwan (Special Advisor Asia)
  69. Lic. Carsten Preusse, RFA, CAM, Mas. Fin. Prof.
  70. Prof. Tobias M. Mendelson, JD, CTEP, Mas. Fin. Prof.
  71. Tan Sri Dato Prof. Dr James Alfred BA Hons(Econs), LLB, MBA, PhD, FIoD, FCMI, FCIM, FIPlantE, FSOE, FCILT, FIOSH, FRSH, FCCS, CPA(Ireland), CPA(USA), MFP(Master Financial Professional), RFA, CMA, CIPM
  72. Prof. Christophe Couallier, MFP, RFA - UOP Orlando, FL
  73. Prof. Alexander Van de Putte, PhD, RFA, CRA, MFP, Master Financial ProfessionalTM – Professor of Finance at the Rouen School of Management in France, Fellow at Birkbeck College (University of London) and Shell International Executive.
  74. Mike Nall, CPA, CM&A, MFP California, USA **
  75. Dr. E. Oestriecher, CEC, A.A., B.E.S. M.Ed.,Ph.D., N.D., Ph.D. E-Business Executive, Booze Allen Hamilton - Anapolis, MD, USA
  76. Dr. M. G. Junginger - Director Business Development, Financial Executive - Munich, Germany* New Elected Member
  77. Yuen Heng, Kwan (Jeffrey), MBA, MPA, CWM, MFP, CTEP, CVM CRA, CMP - SVP - M&P Global Financial Services, Inc. USA Honorary AAFM Advisory Board for Asia.
  78. Dr. F. Thomas Winters III, JD, MBA, CPM, MFP Mas. Fin.
  79. Prof. Richard Paul Kleeburg, CMA, MBA, JD, PhD
  80. Dr A. Ejaife, PhD, CAM, RFS, MFP - Nigeria and England
  81. Dr. Thanaiwong Kirativanich, MFP - Thailand
  82. Profesor Carl Thong, MFP, CEC - Singapore -Director – Royal Mint Wealth Management, Malaysia
  83. Thomas Irwin, MFP, RFS, CAM - Houston Texas
  84. Joyce Molen, MBA, RFS, CAM, CPM, RBA, MFM, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof. - Texas
  85. Kelvin Leong, MSc, CPA, MFP, RBA, CSA, FCCA, MIEEE - Hong Kong (Honorary Advisor)
  86. Matthew D. Hutcheson, MS, CPC, AIFA™, CRC, Chairman and Editor of the Journal of Fiduciary Responsibility -Author, Trainer, and Radio Personality for Finance - Oregon
  87. R. Martinez, MS, CPA, CTEP Honorary Advisor**
  88. Dr. Y. Chay, Dr. Y. Chay, MFP, MFM, RFS, CAM, FAD, CWM- Price Waterhouse Coopers - Special Advisor for Singapore and Asia- Price Waterhouse Coopers - Special Advisor for Singapore and Asia
  89. Dr. Sean Rozario, PhD, MBA, MFP, FAD, CWM, MFC - Special Advisor Asia and Singapore.
  90. Michael Bradford, MBA, CWM, ChFC - Capital One Private Client Group (Honorary Advisor)
  91. Prof. Dr. Chung-Liang Huang (Vincent Huang ) , Ph.D., MFP, CWM, RFS, RBA- Taiwan - Hon. Global Advisor
  92. Prof. Dr. Niels Schnecker, PhD, MFM, CCE Managing Senior Partner, Schnecker van Wyk & Pearson - Romania
  93. Dr. E. Oestriecher, CEC, A.A., B.E.S. M.Ed., Ph.D., N.D.. E-Business Executive, Booze Allen Hamilton - Anapolis, MD, USA
  94. Prof. Dr. Swarnankur Chatterjee, PhD, CMA, FAD - Athens, GA, USA University Faculty
  95. Dr. Maurice Ewing, CRA, FRM (GARP), PhD (Princeton), CRA (AAFM), Executive Director, Emerging Markets Risk Advisory - EU European Union
  96. Steven Burgeman, JD, LLM, CPA, MBA, MAFM, CTS - Tax Lawyer - Illinois, USA - Hon. Gl. Adv.
  97. F. Hale Stewart. JD, LLM, CWM, CAM, CTEP - Houston, TX USA - Hon. Global Advisor
  98. Mike C. Barnes, MBA, RBA - Georgia, USA - Hon. Global Advisor
  99. Ing. Mag. Harald Parapatits, RFS, CPM, MFP
  100. C. Guenzel, MFP, CFP, CAM Honorary Board of Advisors**
  101. Prof. Dr. Lawrence Flagle, DBA, MBA, MFP Mas. Fin. Prof. **
  102. Emad A. Rahim, M.S.M.,C.B.M.,Chairman and CEO of Human Service Assn. of CNY
  103. Dr. Graham A Orme FAAFM, AFA - Director of Human Resources and Finance - American Mission Hospital - First Hospital in the Arabian Gulf
  104. Clancy Fiifi Dontoh. Ch.E, MFM, CVM, CCF - Ghana Financial Executive
  105. Hock Yew Lim (Michael), CPM, CMA, CWM, FAAFM, FCMI, EMHFBOA, CSAMS, CBPA, MCDBA, MCP - Malaysia, Hong Kong, China, AAFM Special Advisor in Asia
  106. Gao Wen - AAFM Asia - Advisor and Presidential Advisor
  107. Clive Weatherhead - AAFM Asia - Advisor and Presidential Advisor
  108. Pamela Peng- AAFM Asia - Advisor and Presidential Advisor
  109. David A Iraka CWM - South Africa - Director - Ancestry Capital
  110. EMMANUEL OPOKU WARE, CMA, MFP, CPM - Hon. Advisor Ghana Africa
  111. Jeffrey C. Rooney,MS, BSBA, CAM, CAMC, CITA, CRA, CCA,CPBA - New York USA
  112. Tripthi M. Mathew, MD, MPH, MBA, MFM, MFP, RFS - NJ - USA Hon. Advisor
  113. Hazem Z. Aoudi, MBA, MFP ™, MFC ™, RFS ™, CCC ™ - Hon Advisor Bahrain
  114. Ryland T. Campbell, CWM Executive Chairman of Capital and Credit Group ( Jamaica) and “Observer Newspaper” Jamaican Business Leader of the Year and Government of Jamaica Awardee.
  115. Suraj K. Mishra, CWM - Hon. Global Advisor Asia and India
  116. Mosbah Al Khatib, AMC - Hon. Global Advisor - Middle East and Asia
  117. Issa Alanati - Hon. Global Advisor - Middle East and Asia
  118. Mr William Chan, MFP, CAM, CRA, AIF, CFOS - Founder, Stamford Privee Family Office (hyperlink to , President, Family Office Exchange Asia (hyperlink to .
  119. Dr. Mark Kayongo, PhD, MFP™, RFS™ - National Bureau of Standards - Hon. Global Advisor - Africa
  120. Mr. Young W.Carr, MFP, RFS, CGM, FiSMM, IOM, DGG, AistIIB - Council Chairman AbeSA, South Africa (Hon. Global Advisor)
Members on the Global Advisor List are Honorary Emeritus Faculty which is purely an Award Status and Recognition of Academic Excellence, Life Service, and Research. Members may nominate faculty to the board of advisors and faculty members have rights to offer amendments for the innovation of standards for AAFM. Faculty members are in no way considered to be faculty of the AAFM except within the limits of an Honorary or Emeritus Faculty Award Recognition. . They are simply recognized faculty members of Select Universities Worldwide that have been unanimously approved to receive honors from AAFM. 
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