Charisma University Announces New Chief Strategic Officer

Charisma University is pleased to announce Dr. Ron Guay has assumed the founding position of Chief Strategy Officer (CSO) for the university and as Chair of its Strategic Planning Committee, thus, becoming a member of Charisma University’s Senior Management Team (SMT).  Dr Guay will continue as professor of accounting, finance, and strategic management.


Dr Guay has gained recognition as a global accounting and finance scholar, academic and practitioner (AP) through decades of serving all sectors of the economy. As an AP, Dr Guay is a trailblazer in strategic management having developed and implemented the full accrual basis of accounting for the Government of Canada (GOC). He has worked with accounting institutes to enable setting public-sector financial accounting standards and private-sector strategic management accounting practices. Dr Guay has represented institutes and still serves as a member with the American Accounting Association (AAA) and the Institute of Management Accountants’ (IMA) Research Foundation. Financial management within GOC would not exist in its current state without Dr Guay’s vast intellectual-capital contribution and insights. Dr Guay has considerable experience in several areas of accounting, strategic management, and finance, and in quality management and assurance, and university education and accreditation, his broad fields of research.


Dr Guay is a Doctor of Philosophy in accounting and finance, an MBA in strategic management along with undergraduate studies in accounting having earned several accounting designations, for example, CMA, CPA, CA from institutes around the world. Other than his Charisma-University email which is, one can reach Dr Guay at and



About Charisma University
Charisma University, Turks and Caicos Islands Ministry of Education accredited, candidate for accreditation with ACBSP and institutional member of American Council on Education offers aspiring students and professionals an opportunity to shape their careers and futures. It has always been the University goal to provide brilliant minds an education that is worth both their time and money and with the establishment of Charisma University, we believe that this goal has been achieved. The University is also committed to provide online and on-campus education that are flexible, on-demand, innovative, and utilize sound education technologies and techniques. Charisma degrees are structured to allow students the flexibility to schedule their course work around their other responsibilities. The University currently offers forty-one degree programs and three graduate certificates in its six schools: School of Business, School of Education, School of Philosophy and Religion, School of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences, School of Health Sciences, and School of Law. Charisma University is committed to enhance the intellectual, personal, and professional growth of its students. This is accomplished by providing low tuition, a challenging curriculum, a highly qualified faculty, and strong academic support.