Investor Board

Investor Board Chair and Vice Chair

Ash Williams, CIO, Florida State Board of Administrator
Ash Williams
(Chair)
Executive Director and CIO
Florida State Board of Administration
Andrew Sawyer (Vice Chair), CIO, Maine Public Employees Retirement System
Andrew Sawyer
(Vice Chair)
CIO
Maine Public Employees Retirement System

Investor Board Members

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

Maine Public Employees Retirement System
Andrew Sawyer (Vice Chair), CIO

AIG Investments
Monika Racz,
Managing Director

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Stephen Moseley,
Head of Private Equity

AMP
Celine Kabashima,
Portfolio Manager

APG
Michael Weinberg,
Managing Director, Head of Hedge Funds and Alternative Alpha

AXA
Nicki Livanos,
Director, Real Estate Investments

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan
Waymond Harris
Vice President, Investments

BT Pension Scheme Management Limited
Davide Deagostino,
Principal, Portfolio Management

Brighthouse Financial
Maria V. Tarhanidis,
Managing Director, Head of Alternative Investments

California State Teachers Retirement System
Scott Chan,
Deputy CIO

Catalina Holdings (Bermuda) Limited
Adi Divgi,
Head of Alternative Investments

Cbus Super
Grant Harrison,
Investment Manager, Private Markets

China Investment Corporation
Roslyn Zhang,
Managing Director, Fixed Income and Absolute Return Investment Department

Church Commissioners of England
Roy Kuo,
Team Head—Alternative Strategies

CIGNA Investment Management
Edward Lewis,
Senior Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments

Employees Retirement System of Rhode Island
Alec Stais,
CIO

Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS)
Panayiotis Lambropoulos,
Portfolio Manager— Hedge Funds

Episcopal Church Investment Group
JoAnn Hanson,
Managing Director

Farmers Insurance
Tom Rogers, CIO

Fire and Police Pension Association of Colorado
Dale Martin,
Director of Illiquid Alternatives

First State Super
Jenny Newmarch,
Portfolio Manager, Growth Assets

Future Fund
Wendy Norris,
Deputy CIO for Private Markets

Ben Samild,
Head of Alternatives

Alicia Gregory,
Head of Private Equity

Gandel Group (Single Family Office)
Ben Margow,
Director of Global Investment

General Electric
Harshal Chaudhari,
Deputy Treasurer and CIO, Global Pensions

Hanwha Asset Management (USA) Ltd.
Jung Woo Sung,
Global Co- Head of Alternative Investments, Managing Director & CEO of the U.S.

IBM Retirement Funds
Joseph E. Veeneman,
Director, Head of Equity & Liquid Alternatives

Indiana Public Retirement System
Steve Russo,
Executive Director

Institute for Advanced Study
Mark Baumgartner,
CIO

Liberty Mutual Investments
Thomas Shevlin,
Managing Director–Asset Allocation and Investment Strategy

Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Jeremy Wolfson,
CIO

Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Andrew Palmer,
CIO

MassMutual
Phillip Titolo,
Portfolio Manager

Massachusetts Pension Reserves Investment Management Board (PRIM)
Eric Nierenberg,
Chief Strategy Officer

Mercy Health
Anthony Waskiewicz,
CIO

Elizabeth Jourdan,
Deputy CIO

MetLife Investments
Agata Praczuk,
Director, Alternative Investments

Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG)
Gila Cohen,
Managing Director, Real Estate and Private Equity

Mount Sinai Health
Scott Pittman,
CIO

Mutual of Omaha
Juan Prieto,
Head of Alternative Investment Mandates

National Electrical Benefit Fund
Monte Tarbox,
CIO

Nationwide Insurance
Michael Cohan,
Senior Investment Professional

New Hampshire Retirement System
Lawrence A. Johansen,
CIO

New Jersey Division of Investment
Robin Clifford,
Private Equity Investment Officer

New Mexico Investment Council
Nino Carpenito,
Investment Officer

New York City Retirement System—Office of the Comptroller
Petya Nikolova,
Head of Infrastructure Investments

New York State Common Retirement Fund
Sheryl Mejia,
Director, Emerging Managers

Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
Joe Topley,
Senior Principal

Orange County Employees Retirement System
Reginald Tucker,
Managing Director

Oregon State Treasury
John Hershey,
Director of Alternative Investments

Pacific Life
James Burritt,
Managing Director and Head of Alternative Investments

Penn Mutual Life
Trevor Williams,
Managing Director and Portfolio Manager

Pennsylvania Public School Employees’ Retirement System
Susan E. Oh,
Senior Portfolio Manager

Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System
Bryan Lewis,
CIO

Pepperdine University
Michael Nicks,
Director of Investments

Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico
Dominic Garcia,
Chief Investment Officer

Railway Pension (UK)
Paul Bishop,
Investment Director

Sacramento County Employees Retirement System
Steve Davis,
CIO

 

 

San Bernardino County (SBCERA)
Don Pierce,
CIO

Soros Fund Management
David Chiang,
Senior Investment Officer

Sunsuper (Australia)
Bruce Tomlinson,
Portfolio Manager

Michael Weaver,
Manager-Private Markets

TelstraSuper
Miriam Patterson,
Head of Real Assets

Texas Education Agency
Kathryn Gernert,
Portfolio Manager, Permanent School Fund

Texas Municipal Retirement System
T.J. Carlson,
CIO

Texas Tech University
Tim Barrett,
Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO

Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company
Mohamed Elkordy, Senior Portfolio Manager, Opportunistic and Special Situations

TIAA
Nina Tannenbaum,
Managing Director, Alternative Investments

Emilia Wiener,
Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income/General Account Organization

Tulane University Investment Management Office
Julia Mord,
Director of Investments

United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Roberta Waxman-Lenz,
Portfolio Manager, Investment Officer—Real Estate

University of Michigan Investment Office
Dan Feder,
Managing Director

University System of Maryland Foundation
Samuel Gallo,
CIO

Victorian Funds Management Corporation (VFMC)
Paul Murray,
Head of Portfolio Management

YMCA Retirement
Hunter Reisner,
CIO

Zurich Alternative Asset Management
Ferdinand Seibert,
Managing Director

Ken Frier
Former CIO, UAW VEBA
Former CIO, Stanford University  
Former CIO, Hewlett-Packard
Former CIO, Disney
 
Larry Schloss
Former CIO, City of New York