Antonella Puca, CFA, CPA, is a Director, Global Investment Performance Standards at CFA Institute. Antonella has been servicing the alternative investment fund industry throughout her career. While at CFA Institute, Antonella has been responsible for developing investment performance standards for investment funds. Prior to the CFA Institute, Antonella has been at KPMG/Rothstein Kass, where she helped launch RK’s Bay Area practice, in the global hedge fund practice of EY in San Francisco and in New York and in the private equity group at RSM US. Antonella has been a member of AIMA’s research committee, and the co-chair of AIMA’s Sound Practice Guide to Liquid Alternative Funds. Antonella holds an MSL in Taxation from New York University School of Law and a degree in Economics for the University “Federico II” of Naples, Italy.