The have been major changes in the last few years at the BIFM, with a renewed strategic focus and intent; addressing the institute’s core purpose, who it serves and the priority areas of future development. James Sutton, was brought in to lead this strategic development process over two years ago and in July this year became CEO. All developments within BIFM during James’ time and the work underway now are in support of the institute’s mission and are driven by core insights he has gathered during his time with professional bodies. Now the search is on to find the his next successor. Read more on the James Sutton signing off interview.