North Dakota State Investment Board, Bismarck, has posted its search for a chief investment officer/executive director on the website of the National Council on Teacher Retirement.
The successful candidate will manage a staff of 16 and report to the 11-member board. All assets are managed by external investment managers, according to the job posting.
The board oversees the teachers’ and public employees’ retirement funds, with a combined $3 billion.
For more information, contact Brittney K. Friesell, an associate with executive search firm EFL Associates, at 720-200-7045 or by e-mail at [email protected]
Stephen Cochrane, the board’s previous executive director and CIO, died April 10 of an apparent suicide.
LeRoy Gilbertson is interim executive director and CIO. Mr. Gilbertson was director of the $21 billion Arizona State Retirement System, Phoenix; he retired from the system in 2003.