Profile: Spotlight on Stefan Illmer

The appointment of Stefan Illmer as head of the newly formed GIPS (Global Investment Performance Standards) executive committee augurs well for the expansion of GIPS adoption in areas such as hedge funds, emerging markets and risk management.

What was the goal behind forming the GIPS executive committee and your new position?

The executive committee serves as the decision-making body responsible for the development and implementations of GIPS and provisions. On a global basis there are now mo