The FMI Advisory Council

The Advisory Council is a select group of finance, accounting, business and financial modeling experts from around the world that contribute their knowledge to the FMI. The Council plays a vital and independent role in supporting the FMI’s mission and vision and has four main functions:

  • Advise on issues that have significant impact on the delivery of the FMI Certifications
  • Grow industry connections to expand global partnership opportunities
  • Support thought leadership and act as a sounding board/think tank for new ideas
  • Provide input on the Financial Modeler Certification Exams, reviewing topics and weightings to ensure content is timely, relevant and fair

Meet Our Members

Advisory Council Members represent all aspects of financial modeling and possess an expertise in one or more financial modeling disciplines. Click on a member profile below to learn more.

Ian Bennett

Partner, PwC Deals Modelling, Australia

Tim D’Souza

Director, Finance at Sun Life Financial, Canada

Mark Dalton

Managing Director, ConvEx, UK

Wouter van Groenestijn

Executive Director, EY Business Modelling, Singapore

John Lim

Director, Financial and Business Modeling, Australia

John R Persico

Executive Director, Financial Modeling World Championships, Australia

Ian Schnoor

Principal, The Marquee Group, Canada

Morten Siersted

Director, F1F9, UK

Claire Vranic

Executive Director, CIBC Capital Markets, Canada

Joseph Zirpolo

Global Head of Training, Houlihan Lokey, USA