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Board of Governors Nominations

The Nominating Committee solicits new candidate recommendations throughout the year on a rolling basis.  If you, or someone you know, meets one or more of the below criteria, please encourage them to complete the Governor Application Form.

If you have any questions about the CFA Institute Board of Governors application process, please contact our Associate Manger at [email protected].

Qualifications and Expected Duties

Here is an overview of a governor’s role and responsibilities.

In advance of this governor recruitment cycle, the Board has reviewed both the likely number of vacancies and skill sets that would be needed. Accordingly, the Board has directed the Nominating Committee to give priority in its search process to the following:

  • Functional leadership experience in business operations (e.g., AI, Marketing, IT, Data Systems)
  • Association education leadership and technology (EdTech) skills
  • Regional knowledge and strategic understanding
    1. India
    2. Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA)
  • CFA society expertise
  • Board and Governance experience