About Us

The Australian Institute of Management is the peak body for managers and leaders. For 76 years, AIM has been helping people become better managers, and managers become great leaders. With more than 11,000 Members, AIM is the go-to organisation for professional managers and leaders, for emerging leaders and for students thinking about their leadership future.

AIM is also the go to professional body for businesses who take management and leadership seriously, and for Universities who are looking to gain a competitive edge by accrediting their leadership-focused courses.

Formed in 1941, AIM Group is a not for profit owned and governed by its Members. AIM is currently led by Chief Executive, David Pich. The AIM Group is governed by a Board of Directors. View the Australian Institute of Management (Group) Constitution.

AIM has an unparalleled history of leading the way in developing leadership competence and in providing connections, support, guidance, knowledge and inspiration to Australia’s management and leadership community.


We passionately believe that leadership matters. We believe that great managers and leaders make decisions that impact people’s lives and that this impact is felt well beyond the workplace. It is our vision to create better managers and better leaders, for a better society.

Today, our Membership offering encompasses everything from professional accreditation (Chartered Manager) to events to business tools to online resources.

At the very heart of our organisation are our Members.

AIM Members are a diverse, dynamic group of professionals from all business sectors, and all corners of Australia. Together, they contribute a huge amount of expertise, energy and passion to our organisation. In turn, they reap the rewards that come from being part of such a powerful network.

Join AIM and you will instantly join a network that supports you on your personal leadership journey; one that believes in the contribution of better managers and better leaders – for a better society.