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.

AIF Southwest and Australian Investors' Forums Rescheduled for Nov.–Dec. 2020

Because of AIF's unwavering priorities of safety and excellence, and with a strong consensus among our investors and members, we have made the decision to reschedule these two upcoming forums

While some of the 2020 forum dates have shifted a bit to respond to the fluid COVID-19 situation, and to allow for full participation among our investors and academics, all forums outlined for 2020 remain scheduled for the calendar year…

73rd United States Secretary of the Treasury John W. Snow provided keynote during the successful 2019 at-capacity educational program

The National Institute of Public Finance (NIPF)—in partnership with the AIF Institute—will hold its fourth-consecutive Certificate in Public Treasury Management (CPTM) program in July 2021…

AIF and KPMG Release New White Paper: Driving Change—How Alternative Investments...

For the second consecutive year, AIF has partnered with KPMG in the publishing of KPMG’s annual research research report

KPMG participated in the 2018 AIF Women Investors’ Forum in preparation for the sixth-annual report. KPMG, in partnership with AIF, gathered insights from male and female executives in the industry…

AIF Institute. Bringing customized education to institutional investors globally

Introducing a new horizon in customized investor education

The AIF Institute leads multi-faceted educational initiatives, collaborating with the world’s most-respected academics, thought leaders, and private-sector contributors.

AIF Advisory Boards

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

Advisory Board Chair

Josh Lerner, Ph.D., Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking, Harvard Business School
Investor Board

Ash Williams (Chair)
Executive Director and CIO
Florida State Board of Administration

Consultant Board

Pete Keliuotis (Chair)
Executive Vice President and Head of Alternative Investments
Callan LLC 

Academic Board

Josh Lerner, Ph.D. (Chair)
Jacob H. Schiff Professor of Investment Banking
Harvard Business School

Trustee Board

J. David Heller (Chair)
Ohio Police and Fire Pension Fund

Insurance Board

Edward Lewis (Chair)
Senior Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments
Cigna Investment Management

Ferdinand Seibert (Vice Chair)
Managing Director and Head of Private Equity
Zurich Alternative Asset Management