What career advice do senior LPs have for women in finance who aspire to leadership positions?
Molly Murphy, Chief Investment Officer
Replied Jan 07
I entered the business of investments at a time when, if I were in a room with my fellow investors, I was the token female. If I looked to my right and my left, it was rare to see someone else that w… Show more
One of the most important aspects of any organization is hiring and retaining a strong team. How does one go about building a successful investment office and team?
Jeffrey Heil, Chief Investment Officer
Replied Aug 11
When I joined, there were two people in the office. I inherited a couple people there who had been interacting between the consultant and investment committee. I added one more person right off the b… Show more
Can you tell us about the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation and its investment office dynamic?
Denise Strack, Chief Investment Officer
Replied Jul 21
The Moore Foundation is a $7 billion foundation. The original grant was given by Gordon and Betty Moore, and Gordon was the founder of Intel. We've been around since 2001, so we are relatively young … Show more
When it comes to building an investment team, how do you filter for people who are going to stay with you for a long time?
Scott Richland, Chief Investment Officer
Replied Jul 07
It's a hard question to answer because most of my team have been around for so long and I don't hire very often. One thing I learned from a very successful businessperson with whom I worked f… Show more