Advisory Boards

Investor Board

Investor Board Chair

Ash Williams

Executive Director and CIO
Florida State Board of Administration

Investor Board Members

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

Aflac Global Investments
Ksenija Jovanovic,
Vice President, External Management

AIG Investments
Monika Racz,
Managing Director

Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
Stephen Moseley,
Deputy CIO

Alberta Investment Management Corporation (AIMco)
Mark Wojcichowsky,
Portfolio Manager

Allianz Capital Partners
Worth Groome,
Director

Allianz Real Estate
Peggy DaSilva,
Head of Loan and Asset Management

Allstate Corporation
Mark Prindiville, Chief Risk Officer

Amica Mutual Group
Susan Chung,
Senior Vice President and CIO

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

Aware Super
Jenny Newmarch,
Portfolio Manager, Growth Assets

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

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

British Columbia Investment Management Corporation
David Finstad,
Senior Portfolio Manager, Partnership Portfolio

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

California State Teachers Retirement System
Scott Chan,
Deputy CIO

Carnegie Corporation of New York
Mark Baumgartner,
CIO

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

Cbus Super
Grant Harrison,
Investment Manager, Private Markets

CenturyLink
Jonathan Rich, Manager, Investment Strategy

CERN Pension Fund
Elena Manola-Bonthond,
CIO

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

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

Connecticut Retirement Plans and Trust Funds
Danita Johnson,
Principal Investment Officer

CSAA (AAA Insurance)
Gretchen Tai,
Vice President, Investments

Eli Lilly and Company
Susan M. Ridlen,
CIO and Assistant Treasurer

Employees’ Retirement System of Rhode Island
Andrew Junkin
CIO

Employees Retirement System of Texas (ERS)
Tom Tull,
CIO

Panayiotis Lambropoulos,
Portfolio Manager— Hedge Funds

Equitable Insurance
Nicki Livanos,
Director, Real Estate Investments

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

Future Fund
Wendy Norris,
Deputy CIO for Private Markets

Paul Murray, Director, Portfolio Strategy

Ben Samild,
Head of Alternatives

Alicia Gregory,
Head of Private Equity

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

GE CapitalNorth American Life & Health
Anthony Grandolfo,
Chief Investment Officer

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

Investment Management Company of Ontario (IMCO)
Tim Formuziewich, Managing Director

Kaiser Permanente
Anton Orlich,
Head of Alternative Investments

Kern County Employees’ Retirement Association
Daryn Miller,
CIO

Lincoln Financial Group
Christopher Neczypor,
Senior Vice President and Head of Alternatives, Structured Credit and Investment Strategy
 
Los Angeles County Employees Retirement Association (LACERA)
Joanthan Grabel,
CIO
 
David Chu,
Senior Portfolio Officer—Private Equity
 
Esmeralda del Bosque,
Senior Portfolio Manager—Portfolio Analytics
 
Los Angeles Department of Water and Power
Jeremy Wolfson,
CIO
 
Manulife Investment Management
Eric Menzer,
Global Head of OCIO and Fiduciary Solutions
 
Maryland State Retirement and Pension System
Andrew Palmer,
CIO
 
MassMutual
Phillip Titolo,
Portfolio Manager
 
MassPRIM
Eric Nierenberg,
Chief Strategy Officer
 
MetLife Investments
Agata Praczuk,
Director, Private Equity and Hedge Funds
 
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 Johansen,
CIO
 
New Mexico Investment Council
Nino Carpenito,
Investment Officer
 
New York City Retirement System
Petya Nikolova,
Head of Infrastructure Investments
 
New York Life Insurance Investment Management
Jae Yoon,
CIO
 
New York State Common Retirement Fund
Anyori Hernandez,
Head of the Emerging Manager Program
 
Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan
Joe Topley,
Senior Principal
 
Orange County Employees Retirement System
Reginald Tucker,
Managing Director
 
Oregon State Treasury
John Hershey,
Director of 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,
Director, Risk Parity, Currency Hedging, and Strategic Implementation
 
Pepperdine University
Michael Nicks,
Director of Investments
 
Providence St Joseph Healthcare
Alec Stais,
CIO
 
Public Employees Retirement Association of New Mexico
Dominic Garcia,
CIO
 
Public Officials Benefit Association (POBA)
Dong Hun Jang,
CIO
 
Royal Mail (UK)
Ian McKnight,
CIO
 
RPMI Railpen
Paul Bishop,
Investment Director
 
Sacramento County Employees Retirement System
Steve Davis,
CIO
 
San Bernardino County Employees’ Retirement Association
Donald Pierce,
CIO
 
Selective Insurance Company
Vaibhav Kalia, Portfolio Manager
 
Sunsuper (Australia)
Bruce Tomlinson,
Portfolio Manager
 
Michael Weaver,
Manager-Private Markets
 
Teachers Retirement System of Texas
Kirk Sims,
Senior Investment Officer and 
Head of the Emerging Manager Program
 
Texas Education Agency, Permanent School Fund
Kathryn Gernert,
Portfolio Manager
 
Texas Municipal Retirement System
TJ Carlson,
CIO
 
Texas Tech University
Tim Barrett,
Associate Vice Chancellor and CIO
 
TIAA
Emilia Wiener,
Managing Director, Head of Fixed Income/General Account Organization
 
Mike Huff, Senior Director, Portfolio Management and Asset Allocation
 
Tulane University Investment Management Office
Julia Mord,
Director of Investments
 
UniSuper
Kent Robbins,
Head of Property and Infrastructure
 
United Nations Joint Staff Pension Fund
Roberta Waxman-Lenz,
Head of Real Assets, Office of Investment Management
 
University of California Regents
John Ritter,
Managing Director of Real Assets
 
University of Michigan
Dan Feder,
Managing Director
 
University System of Maryland Foundation
Samuel Gallo,
CIO
 
Unum
Martha Leiper, EVP & Chief Investment Officer
 
YMCA Retirement
Hunter Reisner,
CIO
 
Zurich Alternative Asset Management
Ferdinand Seibert,
Managing Director
 
Sharmila Kassam
Former Deputy CIO, Employees Retirement System of Texas
 
Andrew Sawyer
Former CIO, Maine Public Employees Retirement System
 
Larry Schloss
Former CIO, New York City Retirement System