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Six Women Honored With Outstanding Women in Performance & Risk Measurement Award
Administered through The Journal of Performance Measurement
Somerset, NJ – June 7, 2018. The Spaulding Group, Inc. (TSG) announced today that The Journal of Performance Measurement®’s Advisory Board has named six women to be honored as Outstanding Women in Performance & Risk Measurement for 2018. This award recognizes outstanding women who have contributed to the growth of the investment performance profession and met with personal success.
“More than 20 women were nominated, and we’re very pleased with the ones chosen,” said David Spaulding, DPS, CIPM, the firm’s founder and CEO. “Each has made major contributions to the field and are very worthy of being honored.”
Those named are:
∙ Frances Barney, CFA; Head of Global Risk Solutions at BNY Mellon
∙ Sandra Hahn Colbert, CFA, CIPM; former Director of Performance, Risk Analytics, and Operations at O’Shaughnessy Asset Management
∙ Leah Modigliani; most recently Senior Vice President and Multi-asset Class Strategist at Neuberger Berman
∙ Leslie Rahl; CEO at Capital Market Risk Advisors
∙ Elske van de Burgt, CFA; Head of Investment Performance at Ortec Finance
∙ Karyn Vincent, CFA, CIPM; founder of Vincent Verification Services
Three of these women were presented their awards at the annual Performance Measurement, Attribution & Risk (PMAR) North America conference in Philadelphia, PA on May 15, 2018: Sandra Hahn Colbert (posthumously), Leah Modigliani, and Elske van de Burgt. The others will be presented their awards later this year.
About The Spaulding Group, Inc.
With offices in the New York City and Los Angeles metropolitan areas, The Spaulding Group, Inc. is the leader in providing investment performance measurement information, through its products and services. TSG provides consulting along with GIPS and non-GIPS verification services; offers unique and proprietary Software Certification and Operation Review services; publishes The Journal of Performance Measurement®, a quarterly publication launched in 1996; and hosts the Performance Measurement Forum. The firm also sponsors the annual Performance Measurement, Attribution and Risk (PMAR) North America and Europe conferences. TSG’s Institute of Performance Measurement offers performance measurement training, including both performance fundamentals and attribution courses, a class on portfolio risk, and two CIPM exam preparation courses. For more information visit www.gipsverifications.com and www.spauldinggrp.com.