CMAA - Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor

  Certified Merger and Acquisition Advisor (CMAA)
Designation Essentials
Status Currently offered and recognized by the issuing organization.
Issuing Organization Alliance of Merger and Acquisition Advisors
Qualification and Educational Requirements
  • Hold a Ph.D., J.D. or M.B.A.; or
  • A college degree from an accredited institute and hold one or more of the following designations:
    • CPA Certified Public Accountant
    • CFP Certified Financial Planner
    • CMA Certified Management Accountant
    • CVA Certified Valuation Analyst
    • CBI Certified Business Intermediary
    • CBA Credit Business Associate
    • CBF Credit Business Fellow
    • PFS Personal Financial Specialist
    • CBC Certified Business Communicator
    • CFE Certified Fraud Examiner
    • ABV Accredited in Business Valuation
    • CFM Certified Financial Manager
    • CIA Certified Internal Auditor
    • AVA Accredited Valuation Analyst
Education Requirements 36 hours of AM&AA courses
Examination Type Final examination (online, proctored)
Continuing Education Requirements 12 credits per year and attend at least one AM&AA annual conference every three years
Verification and Complaints
Check Professional Status Online Online at Advisory Directory (designees will have CM&AA logo next to their name)
Investor Complaint Process None
Published List of Disciplined Designees None
Accredited By None