Educating, Facilitating, Integrating and Regulating the Image Management Industry

President’s Note


“If you want to grow, if you want to be more successful, if you want to expand your scope, if you want to learn the latest and greatest in influence, and if you want to be among the top 1% of image management professionals, IMPA is for you; A congregation of intelligent, like-minded image management professionals that are immersed in the inner workings of the industry, gathering and providing members an access to a variety of opinions and ideas. Social Capital is the most important currency in business and members of IMPA can access it easily and often. Do remember the law of harvest and hence I invite you to be an active and productive member who mingles in the community and contributes. Go ahead and access an established support system of experienced people who are motivated to get things done.”


About Us


Image Management Professionals Association (IMPA) is the only association of Image Management Professionals in the Indian Sub-Continent and Middle East.


IMPA aims to educate, facilitate, integrate and regulate the Image Management industry by becoming a promoting platform for Image Management Professionals, creating benchmarks in the industry and aiding professionals across India and Middle East at providing better services for their varied clientele. In the process it also strives to give back to the society at large through varied and exciting CSR activities for the under privileged.


– Promote the profession of image management.
– Provide for continual professional development.
– Provide a benchmark for the highest standards of service in the profession.
– Provide free training to the underprivileged of the society, aiding them with the know-hows to get better opportunities and succeed.

  • Advisory Board

    IMPA has an advisory board consisting of top Image Management Professionals and Successful Business Persons from across the globe.

  • Office Bearers

    IMPA office bearers are professionals from the industry and work towards achievement of the vision and missions of IMPA.

  • Code of Ethics

    All image professionals certified by IMPA as well as members of the Society shall be bound by the code of ethics prescribed by IMPA.


What is Image Management?

Managing one’s image is the key to success in any walk of life. It is easy to confuse image management with a makeover, attending a motivational or grooming workshop or getting a new hairstyle or buying new clothes. Image Management is much more than that and it involves ongoing evaluation and better utilization of personal resources.


Image Consulting is a multi-billion dollar industry abroad and is poised to become a multi-billion INR industry in the next few years in India. Almost the entire urban population understands the need to manage their image in order to have a more rewarding personal, professional and social life.


Image Management is a rapidly growing industry driven by increasing urbanisation and professionalisation of services.

The services of an Image Consultant are sought after by individuals and corporate alike, some of whom are…


Image consulting is the profession of helping people project a positive image. It deals with educating, and mentoring people by enhancing their image in order to have a happier, more meaningful and more successful life…

Welcome! This is our dedicated Team. Did we say that we would love to work with you? So dont be shy, get in touch!


Rakesh Agarwal

Rakesh Agarwal


Rakesh Agarwal is the co-founder of ICBI and brings over 25 years of experience as a highly successful entrepreneur and expertise in the training industry.

Suman Agarwal

Suman Agarwal


Suman Agarwal, the co-founder of ICBI holds a Masters award in Image Consulting – she is a Master Image Consultant – MFIPI from Federation of Image...

Ashutosh Bijoor

Ashutosh Bijoor


Ashutosh Bijoor come with over 20 years experience in the technology industry with customers ranging from start-ups to large multinationals – in a wide range....


Judith Rasband

Judith Rasband


Judith Rasband is a Certified Image Master (CIM) in the Association of Image Consultants International, one of the first to be awarded with this achievement...

Debbie Gray has spent the last 30 years helping both men and women project an effective and empowering image…

Diana Jennings is the founder and president of Brand You Image – a consulting firm based in Southern…

John Kerr, LLB (Hons.) is a trained lawyer with many years of international experience in education, finance, and law.

Deborah King, AICI CIP is President of Final Touch Finishing School, Inc., which she founded in Seattle, Washington in 1989.

Prof. Pant, has been the Pro-Vice Chancellor at Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) and on the faculty at IIT…

V.S.S. Mani, Founder and Managing Director, Just Dial Private Limited, is a first generation entrepreneur.