A weekly roundup of jobs in the private equity industry - from buyout shops to venture capital funds to investment banks. Blackstone is seeking a vice president of co-investments for its strategic partners b [...]
Crystal Capital Partners has rolled out a new proprietary e-commerce portfolio construction platform that aims to make building institutional private equity and hedge fund portfolios as simple as adding items to an online shopping cart.
JP Morgan's former head of manager selection, Michael Gubenko, has joined hedge fund firm Sculptor Capital Management as head of its global investor relations team. Sculptor Capital Management is the new name for hedge fund giant Och-Ziff following a rebrand earlier this month. The change in name for the firm follows a period of upheaval during which it settled criminal charges related to a former employee, suffered outflows and revamped its leadership team. Gubenko left JPM in July and has joined Sculptor Capital Management as global head of wealth management.
Strong Results For Nz Super Fund In Un Principles For Responsible Investment Report | New Zealand Super Fund
The NZ Super Fund has received strong ratings across several categories in the latest United Nations Principles for Responsible Investment (UNPRI) Report. The Fund received an A+ rating for its approach to strategy and governance, the fifth year it has achieved the top grade. Other key results included A+ marks for the manager selection, appointment and monitoring module for infrastructure, private equity and property investments, the first time the Fund has been judged on these categories.
William And Flora Hewlett Foundation Encouraging Diversity In The Institutional Investing Space | Ana Marshall, Vice President & Chief Investment Officer | Q&A
Ana Marshall is the vice president and chief investment officer at the William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, where she oversees a $10 billion endowment portfolio. In this interview, she discusses the very diverse investment team at the Hewlett Foundation; her 32 plus years of investment experience and how she gives back to the LP, GP community; and how the Foundation will continue to tackle equality initiatives.
Pension funds were "falling short" of best practice on their private equity investments, according to alternative investment solutions provider Efront.
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GREENWICH, Conn., January 16, 2019-- Littlejohn & Co., LLC ("Littlejohn"), a private investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, today announced a series of promotions. Drew Greenwood has been promoted to Managing Director, and Charles Leung and William McDavid have been promoted to Vice President. "We are delighted to announce the promotions of Drew, William and Charles and acknowledge the impressive contributions these individuals have made to the overall success of our team at Littlejohn and our portfolio companies," said Michael Klein, Chief Executive Officer at Littlejohn.
Prabhu Palani is the CIO of the City of San Jose's Retirement System, one of the 10 largest cities in the U.S., where he manages a $6 billion multi-asset class portfolio for two distinct plans. In this interview, he discusses his successful experiences working with some of the largest institutional buy-side firms, why the City of San Jose takes on an endowment-like approach with exposure to private asset classes and how he plans on leveraging the proximity to Silicon Valley to generate healthy returns.
If you have not previously registered with a Euromoney group website please tick below so that we can keep you updated about Institutional Investor and other Euromoney group company products and services by: You can also visit our preference centre and make more specific selections based on your interests. Of course, you can unsubscribe at any time. If you have previously registered with a Euromoney group website and wish to update your marketing preferences, then please visit our preference centre to do so. Goldman Sachs Group's asset management unit said Thursday that it's buying Aptitude Investment Management, a fund-of-hedge funds manager on North America's west coast.