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Jeffrey Hiller

External Advisory Board Member Emeritus

Chief Compliance Officer, Principal Global Investors


eff is a senior executive with Principal Global Investors, a diversified global asset management firm and a member of the Principal Financial Group.

Prior to joining Principal Global Investors, Jeffrey was Chief Compliance Officer of BlackRock Funds, where he was responsible for administering compliance programs. His career also included senior leadership positions at Merrill Lynch Investment Managers and other global asset management companies, as well as senior counsel for the SEC’s Division of Enforcement from 1990 to 1995.

Jeffrey is co-author of a book titled, Legal Agreements in Plain English,published by Contemporary Books, and a member of the Investment Company Institute’s Chief Compliance Officer Committee and Compliance Advisory Committee.

He created the Hiller Family Director’s Fund in the Rock Ethics Institute.