Yusuf Samad, CFA

Fellowship committee

 

A Fellow is a designation that can be awarded by the Board to any member of the society. A member may be eligible for election as a Fellow if they have contributed greatly to the activities of the investment profession or the aims and objectives of the society. In addition, the committee develops events for Fellows and encourages the society to make use of the resource that the Fellowship represents.

Yusaf Samad, CFA
Fellowship committee chair
AON Consulting

Yusuf Samad, CFA

Main responsibilities

  • Recommends candidates for fellowships to the CFA UK Board. A Fellow is a designation that can be awarded by the Board to any member of the society;
  • A member may be eligible for election as a Fellow if they have contributed greatly to the activities of the investment profession or the aims and objectives of the society;
  • The committee develops events for Fellows and encourages the society to make use of the resource that the Fellowship represents;
  • To review the list of Fellows biennially;
  • To consider and recommend to the Board society members deserving of fellowships.

Areas of focus for 2016/17

  • Welcoming the new Fellows at the January Fellows reception;
  • Hosting the bi-annual Fellows luncheon;
  • Participating in the selection of the Society’s media awards winners.

 To volunteer your services for this committee, email a covering letter and your CV to the society's chief executive.