CFA Charter Recognition Dinner

Thursday, 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Jonathan Club
545 S Figueroa St
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Speaker: Bjorn Forfang - Deputy Chief Executive Officer, CFA Institute
Time: 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm: Cocktail Reception 
6:30 pm - 7:00 pm: Dinner
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm: Speaker and Charter Presentation
Dress: Business
Add to Calendar 11/02/2017 5:30 PM 11/02/2017 8:00 pM America/Los_Angeles CFA Charter Recognition Dinner We are proud to honor our new CFA Society Los Angeles Charterholders with a special Recognition Dinner. Jonathan Club 545 S Figueroa St Los Angeles, CA 90071 CFALA false MM/DD/YYYY

Congratulations to the CFA Candidates that have successfully passed Level III of the CFA Exam!

We are proud to honor our new CFA Society Los Angeles Charterholders with a special Recognition Dinner. Please join us in honoring these new CFALA Charterholders and recent Pass Level III's with cocktails, dinner, and a recognition ceremony. Regular, Affiliate, and Associate CFALA members receive free registration.

Charter Honoree (above) at the 2015 Charter Recognition Dinner.

Bjorn Forfang | As Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Bjorn Forfang oversees the organization’s relationships with institutional investors (business-to-business), universities, governments, regulators, and member societies, a network of more than 145,000 members in more than 150 countries and territories worldwide. Based in New York, he is also responsible for the organization’s regional capabilities in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, as well as the Member Value, Advocacy, and Services Delivery divisions.

Forfang has more than 20 years of client and relationship management experience, including 14 years as managing director with UBS Investment Bank where he held global relationship management roles in New York and London, and managed and worked with some of the financial industry’s largest institutional clients. Prior to UBS, he held senior-level roles at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein, and Greenwich Associates. Forfang started his financial career in fixed income sales at J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc. Early in his career, he was a senior legal officer with the Royal Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Oslo and later relocated to New York as Deputy Trade Commissioner of Norway to the United States and Vice Consul to New York.

He holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, and a JD from the University of Oslo. Forfang is a Norwegian citizen and a permanent US resident. Back To Top ^^


Registration Fees
Free (CFALA Members*; CFA Charter Honorees/2017 Pass Level III + one guest) | $80 (Non-Member)

CFA Charter Honorees/2017 Pass Level III may bring one guest for free; additional guests will be charged Non-Member pricing. 

*CFALA Student Members not eligible for free registration. 

Parking Information
Parking is hosted.
Payment Information
We accept the following:

If you prefer to pay by check please register online and select "purchase order" as your payment option and enter your last name as the purchase order number.


Mail check to:
CFA Society of Los Angeles, 520 S. Grand Ave, Suite 655, Los Angeles CA 90071.

*Credit card payments will only be accepted through the secure online registration, and not by phone or email.

Cancellations must be received in writing by 9:00 am the day prior to the event to receive a refund. No phone cancellations are accepted. Please fax to the CFALA office at (213) 613-1233 or e-mail Member “no-shows” will be billed the difference between the member fee and the non-member fee for the event which is posted on the CFALA website.
Monica Erickson, CFA
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