Individual Awards

Through generations of investment professionals, CFA Society New York (CFA NY) has remained steady as a leading forum for the investment community, and a hub for objective, independent thought. Driven by an unparalleled community of volunteer investment professionals, CFA Society New York  holds over 200 events per year, exploring various topics of vital importance to the investment industry.

2020 Volunteer of the Year 

Leo Schmidt, CFA

2020 Benjamin Graham Distinguished Service Award 

Paulina Rogawski, TEP, CRPC

Irving Kahn Lifetime Achievement Award  

Sallie Krawcheck

Volunteer Leadership Group Awards

The majority of CFA NY events are organized by member-driven subcommunities of like-minded individuals, each respectively centered around a set of shared professional interested and a defined, overarching theme. Thousands of individuals contribute to these groups in the spirit of collaboration. The following groups were identified by our Nominations Committee for their accomplishments this year.

CFA Society New York  Ambassador Group 

Young Leaders Group

Most Outstanding Industry Contribution

Value Investing Group

 Most Innovative Group

Asset Owner Series