The Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards today appointed Rex Staples to the newly created position of director of Investigations.
In his new position, Staples will lead a team responsible for monitoring and enforcing compliance with the CFP Board's standards of professional conduct, according to the board. The CFP Board grants and administers the CFP® certification, a designation held by 65,361 people in the U.S. .
Staples will also be charged with "ensuring that investigations of any alleged wrongdoing continue to be conducted in an expedient and consistent manner, are a fair process for all participants and are credible to the public," the CFP Board stated in a press release. Read more >
March 15, 2012