Certified Investment Fund Director


Exemplify excellence in investment funds governance and management

Certified Investment Fund Director (CIFD) designates are internationally recognised as holding the highest professional standards within the investment funds industry. These designates include investment fund directors, those with extensive asset management or funds experience who aspire to become investment fund directors and other financial services executives. CIFDs have an enhanced understanding of investment fund governance, having completed the CIFD programme.

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Become a Certified Fund Director to:

  • Join a strong network of fund director and executives

  • Develop your skills and expertise with a recognised badge of excellence

  • Demonstrate your commitment governance education and investor protection




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