Chartered Professional Accountants Ontario (CPA Ontario) protects the public interest by ensuring its members meet the highest standards for integrity and expertise. CPA Ontario serves and supports its more than 80,000 members and approximately 20,000 students in their qualification and professional development. Certified General Accountants (CGAs), Certified Management Accountants (CMAs) and Chartered Accountants (CAs) are now unified under the Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) designation. Chartered Professional Accountants work in a wide range of senior positions in public accounting, business, finance, government, not-for-profits ,and academe. They are valued by organizations of all types and sizes for their financial expertise, strategic thinking, business insight, management skills, and leadership.