AIF Asian Investors' Forum

June 28–29 | Hybrid | Seoul

Two days of in-person programming in Seoul, Korea.
Connecting institutional asset owners globally.

New York City skyline
Academic and CIO panel at the 2020 AIF Annual Investors' Meeting

Fostering the best ideas, best practices, and best information

among institutional investors globally

to help them achieve their investment objectives

AIF is an independent economic think tank focusing on institutional investment policy. Its mission is to foster the exchange of best ideas, practices and information among institutional asset owners globally to help them achieve their investment objectives.

Inaugural AIF Asian Investors' Forum features Keynote fireside chat between 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury Jack Lew and Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) CEO Heenam Choi

The three-day agenda was also highlighted by a keynote fireside chat between 76th U.S. Secretary of the Treasury and Managing Partner of Lindsay Goldberg Jack Lew and Korea Investment Corporation (KIC) CEO and Former Executive Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Heenam Choi. 

The two thought leaders expressed cautious optimism for the global markets and provided keen insights on fundamental economic recovery, reflecting on the interconnectivity between the U.S. and Asian economies.

AIF Advisory Boards

AIF’s content and membership are determined by AIF’s five advisory boards, which consist of more than 100 of the world’s most influential investment thought leaders.

AIF Advisory Board Chair

Josh Lerner

Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking
Harvard Business School

Investor Board Co-Chair

TJ Carlson

CIO
Missouri State Employees' Retirement System

Investor Board Co-Chair

Elena Manola-Bonthond

CIO
CERN Pension Fund
Andrew Palmer

Investor Board Co-Chair

Andrew Palmer

CIO
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Pete Keliuotis

Consultant Board Chair

Pete Keliuotis

Executive Vice President and Head of Alternatives Consulting
Callan
Josh Lerner

Academic Board Chair

Josh Lerner

Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking
Harvard Business School

Insurance Board Co-Chair

Edward Lewis

Senior Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments
Cigna Investment Management
Martha Leiper

Insurance Board Co-Chair

Martha Leiper

Executive Vice President and CIO
Unum
Ken Frier

Trustee Board Co-Chair

Ken Frier

Member, Board of Trustees, Investment Advisory Group
Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation

Trustee Board Co-Chair

J. David Heller

Trustee
Ohio Police and Fire Pension Fund