A benefit of becoming a member is the use of the AIEA post-nominal on your correspondence, business cards, blogs and websites. See 'The Power of the Post-Nominal' for more information.
The criteria for the fellowship of AIEA:
In addition to the MAIEA requirements, the criteria for Fellowship of AIEA is:
- Fifteen years’ experience as an Interim Executive or in a CxO functional leadership role
- Fifteen years in senior leadership positions as per the following:
A. Can demonstrate leadership in strategic and budgetary responsibilities within demanding organizational contexts and
B. Completion of an AIEA accredited or relevant postgraduate qualification or equivalent knowledge, skills and experience and/or
C. Has a made a significant contribution to the business community, as judged by the Membership Committee. This can include, but is not limited to:
a) Interim Executive related activities such as presenting, lecturing or tutoring at conferences & universities,
b) Involvement with groups external to your workplace in which your Interim Executive expertise is utilised (e.g., business, social or sporting),
c) Volunteering with AIEA,
d) Writing and contributing to management publications.
Fellowship is awarded to a Member by invitation of the Membership Committee.