North Dakota State Investment Board, Bismarck, issued an RFP for an executive search firm to assist in its search for a permanent executive director and chief investment officer, confirmed Fay Kopp, a spokeswoman for the board, which oversees the $3.3 billion North Dakota Retirement System.
LeRoy Gilbertson was named interim executive director and CIO, replacing Stephen Cochrane, who died April 10.
Mr. Gilbertson was director of the $21 billion Arizona State Retirement System, Phoenix; he retired from the system in 2003.
The RFP is available on the North Dakota State Procurement Office’s website at http://www.nd.gov/rio/SIB/RFP. Executive search firm proposals must be sent to procurement officer Todd Ternes at [email protected]
Proposals are due by 2 p.m. CDT May 27.