Senior Analyst. Tim Nguyen works in the University of Connecticut Foundation assisting in the management of a multi-asset class endowment. He is an Adjunct Faculty member at the University of Connecticut School of Business. Prior to joining the University of Connecticut as an investment professional and faculty, Mr. Nguyen was with the Texas Treasury, where he initiated and led the firms Alternative Investments Division. Prior to his training in institutional investing, Mr. Nguyen had the pleasure of working at the following financial services companies: MBIA, BNP Paribas (Financial Institutions Group), Fitch Rating Agency (Public Finance Division), American Skandia, and The Royal Bank of Scotland (Financial Fraud). Mr. Nguyen is a co-founder of Global Association of Alternative Investor, a non-profit organization focusing on alternative investments. He holds an M.A. from Yale University with a focus in Ethics and Economics and an M.P.A. from Columbia University with a focus in Economics and Finance. Currently, he is working towards an M.A. from Brown University with a focus in Development Studies.