Jon is presently with the Emerging Opportunities Mandate within ADIA's Alternative Investments Department. Prior to joining ADIA, Jon led the Private Equity allocation for Saudi Aramco's (www.aramco.com) Investment Management Department within its Treasury organization. From 2011-2013, Jon led the fund investment activity of Saudi Aramco Energy Ventures (www.aramcoventures.com), the corporate venture capital arm of the company. Prior to Saudi Aramco, Jon was the Managing Director of Redline Partners, where he founded the emerging manager activities, working with corporate venture capital spin-outs and other new managers. Before founding Redline, Jon was with State Street’s private equity consulting group (with clients now representing over $2 trillion in private equity and real estate) and was responsible for duties such as investment monitoring, due diligence, research, consulting and business development. Before State Street, Jon was a private equity portfolio manager for the State of Michigan Retirement System which has $14 billion in exposure to private equity. Jon holds a BBA in Finance from Eastern Michigan University and an MBA from Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina.