The Education Advisory Committee (EAC) is responsible for providing oversight and guidance to the processes by which CFA Institute develops the Global Body of Investment Knowledge (GBIK), Bodies of Knowledge (BOK), curricula for the CFA Program, CIPM Program and CFA Institute Investment Foundations, and any other program curriculum materials that are developed and administered by CFA Institute.
In order to address its mandate, the Education Advisory Committee:
- Makes recommendations for the continuous development of the practice analysis process by which GBIK and CBOK are developed
- Selects topics from the Bodies of Knowledge to be reviewed each year and sets priorities for the practice analysis
- Provides guidance in the development and review of the CFA and CIPM Programs curricula in line with practice analysis, CBOK and test specifications
- Assists in idea search, such as new content, conference topics, products and services, in coordination with other CFA Institute stakeholders as necessary
Announcing the FY2018 Committee Members
Ade Roberts, CFA, has been selected to serve as the chair of the Education Advisory Committee for FY2018. Roberts is a deputy fund manager at City Financial Investment Company in London, where he has assisted with the portfolio management of a long/short global equities fund since March 2014.
The Education Advisory Committee is comprised of a diverse group of 14 members who reside in the following 11 countries/regions: Australia, Chile, China, India, Kuwait, Portugal, Singapore, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, and United States.