The purpose of aimm’s Board is to ensure that the trade association achieves its mission and goals. They set the long and short term directions and ensure that the finances are in good order. Board members are elected from the aimm membership by aimm members.
The Board exists to ensure that the association’s members interests are being upheld. The aimm Board is also expected to contribute towards the success of aimm, to act as a conduit to increase membership, prevent loss of membership, participate in initiatives and working groups and share their individual expertise into aimm, to help the Executive and members to gain benefit from their expertise.
Board Elections 2021
This year’s aimm Board elections open on the 1st February – 26th February and we have six places available for the Board and this opportunity is open to all our Gold members. If you are interested in applying for the Board please read our information sheet ‘Board Election Process‘ that gives more details. We will be reaching out to all our eligible members regarding the elections over the next few weeks.
The Board responsibilities guidance can be found here: aimm Board responsibilities. You can learn more about our current Board members below.
Find out what it is like being a Board Member from the Board themselves.
Are you interested in becoming a member of the aimm Board in the future and want to know more? Read our guide: Being a Board Member
The elected Board members make collective decisions that will affect aimm’s direction. No single Board member can influence the direction of aimm without full Board approval.
The aimm Board also recruits relevant expertise to ensure the full breadth of membership interests are represented fairly. These Board members are called co-opted members and they do not have any voting rights.
Board meetings are held quarterly and concentrate on:
- Strategic direction and decisions
- Giving direction and guidance to the Executives activities
- Policy changes
- Budget approval and financial governance
- Where required, approve membership applications
- Set and monitor aimm’s annual objectives & KPI’s
- Where required adjudicate on members’ conduct and the aimm Code of Ethics when appropriate
For more information please feel free to contact the aimm Executive. The role of the Board and the elections are in accordance with our Articles of Association.