Past Speaker Faculty

Speakers at The Spring Investment Institute Forum 2018

David Brief Gregory Brown David Burke

Nolan Bean

Managing PrincipalFund Evaluation Group, LLC (FEG)

*David Brief

Senior Managing DirectorAngeles Investment Advisors

Gregory Brown

Professor and Research DirectorUNC Institute for Private Capital

David Burke

PartnerMKP Capital Management

Chris Burniske Mary Cahill Libby Cantrill Kieran Cavanna

Chris Burniske

PartnerPlaceholder; Author of Cryptoassets

*Mary Cahill

Retired Chief Investment OfficerEmory Investment Management (Emory University)

Libby Cantrill

Managing Director & Head of Public PolicyPIMCO

Kieran Cavanna

Chief Investment OfficerOld Farm Partners

Mike Condon Anthony Cowell Celia Dallas Amit Doshi

*Mike Condon

SVP / Institutional InvestmentsFund Evaluation Group, LLC (FEG)

*Anthony Cowell

Partner, Head of AlternativesKPMG, Cayman Islands

*Celia Dallas

Chief Investment StrategistCambridge Associates LLC

Amit Doshi

Managing Partner/FounderHarbor Spring Capital

Jim Dunn Robert Durden Burland B. East III Vanita Gaonkar

*Jim Dunn

CEO & CIOVerger Capital Management LLC

*Robert Durden

CEO/CIOUVIMCO

Burland B. East III

Chief Executive Officer, Portfolio ManagerAmerican Assets Capital Advisers

*Vanita Gaonkar

Investment OfficerRobert Wood Johnson Foundation

Libby George David Gilmore Chris Heller Mike Hennessy

*Libby George

Director of InvestmentsNC State University

*David Gilmore

Managing DirectorThe Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation, Inc.

Chris Heller

Partner & Co-FounderCordillera Investment Partners

*Mike Hennessy

Managing DirectorMorgan Creek Capital Management

Larissa Herczeg Joanne M. Hill, Ph.D. Seema R. Hingorani Hans Humes

Larissa Herczeg

Managing PartnerOak Street Real Estate Capital

Joanne M. Hill, Ph.D.

Chief Advisor for Research and StrategyCboe Vest Financial LLC

Seema R. Hingorani

Founder & ChairGirls Who Invest

Hans Humes

Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerGreylock Capital Management

Munib Islam Ray Jacobson Elizabeth Jourdan Kris Kapoor

Munib Islam

Partner & Head of Equity ResearchThird Point

*Ray Jacobson

Chief Investment OfficerDavidson College

Elizabeth Jourdan

Deputy CIOMercy Health

*Kris Kapoor

Chief Investment OfficerFurman University

Jonathon King Scott Kupor Ken Lee Bryan Lewis

*Jonathon King

President & CEOUNC Management Company

Scott Kupor

Managing PartnerAndreessen Horowitz

Ken Lee

Director of InvestmentsCamegie Corporation of NY

Bryan Lewis

Chief Investment OfficerPennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System

Donald Lindsey John Mauldin Angela Moss Larisa Mueller

*Donald Lindsey

Chief Investment OfficerAmerican Institutes for Research

John Mauldin

ChairmanMauldin Economics (Thoughts from the Frontline)

*Angela Moss

DirectorUNC Management Company

*Larisa Mueller

Senior Investment ManagerThe Ministers and Missionaries Benefit Board (MMBB)

Muthu Muthiah Dan Parker Mark Roberts Chris Rudolph

Muthu Muthiah

Managing Director, Private MarketsEmory Investment Management

*Dan Parker

Deputy CIOTexas Tech University System

*Mark Roberts

Chief Investment OfficerIronsides Asset Advisors, LLC

Chris Rudolph

Director, Public InvestmentsUNC Management Company

Andrew Schofield Valerie Sill Darsh Singh Donna Snider

Andrew Schofield

Partner, Head of BankingKPMG in the Cayman Islands

*Valerie Sill

President & CEODuPont Capital Management

Darsh Singh

Managing PartnerHazoor Partners

*Donna Snider

Managing Director, InvestmentsThe Kresge Foundation

Mark Steed Tom Strauss Joel S. Telpner Cullen Thompson

*Mark Steed

Deputy CIO & Chief of StaffArizona PSPRS Trust

Tom Strauss

ChairmanCowen Investment Management

Joel S. Telpner

PartnerSullivan & Worcester LLP

Cullen Thompson

President, CIO & Co-FounderBienville Capital

Clay B. Thorp Thomas Nicholas Trkla Kevin Tunick Ram S. Venkateswaran

Clay B. Thorp

General PartnerHatteras Venture Partners

Thomas Nicholas Trkla

Chairman & Chief Executive OfficerBrookwood Financial Partners, LLC

Kevin Tunick

Vice President and Managing Director, Private InvestmentsUNC Management Company

Ram S. Venkateswaran

Portfolio Manager, Managing PartnerVernier Capital Partners

Daniel Ward Sean Warrington Mel Williams Edward Yardeni

*Daniel Ward

Chief Investment OfficerVirginia Tech Foundation

Sean Warrington

Director of Private MarketsAlfred I. duPont Testamentary Trust

Mel Williams

General Partner & Co-FounderTrueBridge Capital Partners

Edward Yardeni

PresidentYardeni Research, Inc.

Mark Yusko

*Mark Yusko

CEO & Chief Investment OfficerMorgan Creek Capital Management

Past Speaker Faculty List

Travis K. Angevine, Managing Director of Public Markets, Alfred I. DuPont Testamentary Trust
Alberto Antonini, VP, Dir. of Flow of Funds Research & Trading, Tudor Investment Corporation
Dan Ariely, James B. Duke Professor of Psychology & Behavioral Economics, Duke University
Kyle Bass, Principal, Hayman Capital Management L.P.
Nolan Bean, Managing Principal / Head of Inst. Investments, Fund Evaluation Group (FEG)
John L. Bellows, Portfolio Manager, Western Asset Management Company
Jeffrey A. Bersh, Co-Chief Investment Officer, Venor Capital Management
Charlotte B. Beyer, Founder, Institute for Private Investors (IPI) & Principle Quest Foundation
Greg Bohlen, Founder, Union Grove Partners
Brad B. Briner, Director of Real Assets, Willet Advisors
David Brief, Senior Managing Director, Angeles Investment Advisors
Chris Brightman, Chief Investment Officer, Research Affiliates
Gregory W. Brown, Professor and Research Director, UNC Institute for Private Capital
John Burbank III, Founder, Managing Member & CIO, Passport Capital
David Burke, Partner, MKP Capital Management
Baker Burleson, Chief Investment Officer, Banbury Partners
Chris Burniske, Partner, Placeholder, Author of Cryptoassets
Mary Cahill, Former VP of Investments & CIO, Emory Investment Management (Emory University)
Libby Cantrill, Managing Director & Head of Public Policy, PIMCO
Mark Carhart, Chief Investment Officer, Kepos Capital LP
Kieran Cavanna, Chief Investment Officer, Old Farm Partners
James Challen, Senior Vice President / Principal, LCG Associates
Gerald Alain Chen-Young, VP & Chief Investment Officer, UNCF, Inc.
Dan Clifton, Partner ‐ Head of Policy Research, Strategas Research Partners
Mike Condon, SVP / Institutional Investments, Fund Evaluation Group (FEG)
Andrew Conner, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Johns Hopkins University
Julia Coronado, President & Founder, MacroPolicy Perspectives LLC
Janet Cowell, State Treasurer of North Carolina
Adrian Cronje, Ph.D., Partner & Chief Investment Officer, Balentine
Celia Dallas, Chief Investment Strategist, Cambridge Associates
Thomas Delatour, Chief Executive Officer, Century Bridge Capital
Paul Dimitruk, Co-Founder, Chairman, Partners Capital
Jamie Dinan, Founder, Chairman & CEO, York Capital Management
Amit Doshi, Managing Partner / Founder, Harbor Spring Capital
Chris Duggan, Director / VP, Kenneth B. Dart Foundation / Dart Enterprises Ltd
Jim Dunn, CEO & Chief Investment Officer, Verger Capital Management
David Dupree, Founder, CEO & Managing Director, The Halifax Group
Robert Durden, CEO/CIO, UVIMCO
Daniel C. Dektar, Principal, Chief Investment Officer, Smith Breeden Associates, Inc.
Burland B. East III, Chief Executive Officer, Portfolio Manager, American Assets Capital Advisers
Luke Ellis, CEO, Man Group
Luke Essman, President & CEO, Canyon Creek Energy
Brian Forde, Director of Digital Currency, MIT Media Lab
Eric Freedman, Chief Investment Officer, CAPTRUST
Michael Freno, Managing Director, Head of US High Yield, Babson Capital Management
Vanita Gaonkar, Investment Officer, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Dennis Gartman, Editor/Publisher, The Gartman Letter
Libby George, Director of Investments, NC State University
Patricia Gerrick, Chief Investment Officer, Howard University
Robert Gibbins, Founder, Chief Investment Officer, Autonomy Capital
David Gilmore, Managing Director of Investments, The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Foundation
Jeffrey R. Glattfelder, Director/Product Strategist, BlackRock’s Alternative Investors Group
Alex Greyserman, Chief Scientist, ISAM
Sam Gupta, CEO & CIO, Grand Trunk Capital Management
Jacob Haar, Managing Partner, Community Investment Management, LLC
Patrick G. Hartley, SVP-Institutional Consulting Director & Financial Advisor, Graystone/Morgan Stanley
O. Mason Hawkins, Chairman and CEO, Southeastern Asset Management, Inc.
Chris Heller, Partner & Co-Founder, Cordillera Investment Partners
Michael P. Hennessy, Managing Director of Investments, Morgan Creek Capital Management
Larissa Herczeg, Managing Partner, Oak Street Real Estate Capital
Bryan High, Director and Senior Research Analyst for Special Situations, Babson Capital
Cameron Hight, President and Founder, Alpha Theory
Joanne M. Hill, Ph.D., Chief Advisor for Research and Strategy, Cboe Vest Financial LLC
Seema R. Hingorani, Founder & Chair, Girls Who Invest
Christopher Holt, Senior Advisor,  CAIA Association
Phil Houston, Chief Executive Officer, QVerity Inc.
Hans Humes, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Greylock Capital Management
Constance L. Hunter, Chief Economist, KPMG
Ben Inker, Co-Head of Asset Allocation, GMO
Munib Islam, Partner & Head of Equity Research, Third Point
Ray Jacobson, Chief Investment Officer, Davidson College
Sid Jajodia, Chief Investment Officer, Lending Club
Elizabeth Jourdan, Deputy CIO, Mercy Health
Kris Kapoor, Chief Investment Officer, Furman University
Geoff Keegan, Managing Partner & CIO, Creciente Partners Investment Management
Christine Kelleher, Managing Director, Avec Capital
William J. Kelly, Chief Executive Officer, Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst “CAIA” Association
Kevin Kenny, Founder, Chief Investment Officer, Emerging Sovereign Group
Anthony Kettle, Portfolio Manager, Long-Only & Alternative Strategies, BlueBay Asset Management
Jonathon King, Chief Executive Officer, UNC Management Company
Mark E. Kingdon, President & Founder, Kingdon Capital Management
Dan Kingston, Managing Director, Morgan Creek Capital Management
Ronald L. Klotter, Managing Director, Strategic Investment Group
Scott Kupor, Managing Partner, Andreessen Horowitz
Jonny Lach, Partner, Albourne America
Kel Landis, Co-Founder and Partner, Plexus Capital
Laird R. Landmann, Group Managing Director, Co-Director Fixed Income, U.S. Fixed Income, TCW
Ken Lee, Director of Investments, Carnegie Corporation of NY
Nicholas Lee, Managing Director, Morgan Creek Capital Management (Shanghai)
Rick Legon, President, Association of Governing Boards of Universities & Colleges (AGB)
Alan Lenahan, Managing Principal, CIO, Fund Evaluation Group (FEG)
Bryan Lewis, Chief Investment Officer, Pennsylvania State Employees’ Retirement System
Don Lindsey, Chief Investment Officer, American Institutes for Research
Eric Lloyd, CEO, Babson Capital Finance
Christian Lundblad, Edward M. O’Herron Distinguished Scholar & Professor of Finance, UNC Kenan‐Flagler Business School
Donald L. Luskin, Chief Investment Officer, TrendMacro
Stephanie Lynch, Managing Director, Global Endowment Management (GEM)
John Malloy, PM, Global Emerging Markets, RWC Partners
John Mauldin, Chairman, Mauldin Economics
John McCarthy, Chief Investment Officer, Centaur Capital Partners
Larisa Mueller, Senior Investment Manager, Ministers and Missionaries Benefit Board (MMBB)
Muthu Muthiah, Managing Director, Private Markets, Emory Investment Management
Francesco Ossino, Senior Managing Director & Senior Portfolio Manager, Newfleet Asset Management
Kate Ottino, Director, Seven Bridges Advisors
Raoul Pal, Founder, Global Macro Investor & Real Vision Television
William Park, Head, Investment Risk & Strategy, UBS
Dan Parker, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, Texas Tech University System
Christopher Pavese, Chief Investment Officer, Broyhill Asset Management
David Piho, Director, Portfolio Manager, Gorelick Brothers Capital
Kevin Raidy, Portfolio Manager, Managing Director, Cowen Healthcare Investments
Matt Reeder, Partner and Head of Investor Service, Theorem
Patrick Reid, Portfolio Manager, Morgan Stanley Alternative Investment Partners (AlP)
Trey Reik, Senior Portfolio Manager, Sprott Asset Management USA, Inc.
Charles L. Reinhard, Deputy Chief Investment Officer/ Managing Director, Morgan Stanley Smith Barney
Cathleen Rittereiser, Co-Author, Foundation and Endowment Investing, Founder, Uncorrelated, LLC
Jesse Ro, Portfolio Manager, Founder, Tiger Legatus Capital Management
Mark Roberts, Chief Investment Officer, Ironsides Asset Advisors
William Rogers, Founder & Board Chairman, TexWest & American Timberlands Company
Michael Rosen, Principal & CIO, Angeles Investment Advisors
Marc Rosenthal, Co-Senior Portfolio Manager, MatlinPatterson Securitized Credit Partners
Chris Rudolph, Director, Public Investments, UNC Management Company
Richard M. Salsman, Founder, President & Chief Market Strategist, InterMarket Forecasting
Andrew Schofield, Partner, Head of Banking, KPMG in the Cayman Islands
Bob Sellers, Former Anchor, CNBC & Fox News
Rudina Seseri, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Glasswing Ventures
Himanshu Shah, Founder, President & CIO, Shah Capital
Lisa Shalett, Head of Investment & Portfolio Strategies, Morgan Stanley Wealth Management
Jack Shaw, Executive Director, American Blockchain Council
Anne Shelton, Board/Investment Committee Member, YWCA NCA
Sallie Shuping-Russell, Managing Director, BlackRock
Shuaib A. Siddiqui, Director of Impact Investing, Surdna Foundation
Valerie Sill, President & CEO, DuPont Capital Management
Darsh Singh, Managing Partner, Hazoor Partners
Martin Small, Managing Director, BlackRock’s Head of U.S., iShares®
John Smith, Managing Director, Paloma Partners (PPMC)
Donna Snider, Managing Director, Kresge Foundation
Sally Staley, Retired CIO, Case Western Reserve University
Meir Statman, Glenn Klimek Professor of Finance, Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University
Mark Steed, Deputy CIO and Chief of Staff, Arizona PSPRS Trust
Peter Stein, Formerly Senior Consultant, Angeles Investment Advisors
Thomas Strauss, Chairman, Cowen Investment Management
Jeffrey Tarrant, Founder, Chief Executive Officer and CIO, Protégé Partners
Robert Teeter, Chairman Investment Policy & Strategy Group, Silvercrest Asset Management
Joel S. Telpner, Partner, Sullivan & Worcester LLP
Jonathan Tepper, Founding Principal, Variant Perception
Craig Thomas, Managing Director, Verger Capital Management (Wake Forest University)
David Thomas, Founder & CIO, Atalan Capital Partners
Tristan Thomas, Director of Portfolio Strategy, Northern Trust Alternatives
Cullen Thompson, President, CIO & Co-Founder, Bienville Capital
Clay B. Thorp, General Partner, Hatteras Venture Partners
Neal Triplett, President & CEO, Duke Management Company (DUMAC)
Thomas Nicholas Trkla, Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Brookwood Financial Partners, LLC
Kevin Tunick, VP & Managing Director of Private Investments, UNC Management Company
Ram S. Venkateswaran, Portfolio Manager, Managing Partner, Vernier Capital Partners
Mark N. Viviano, Managing Director & Energy Analyst, Wellington Management Company
Daniel Ward, Chief Investment Officer, Virginia Tech Foundation
Sean Warrington, Director of Private Markets, Alfred I. duPont Testamentary Trust
Grant Williams, Co-Founder, Real Vision TV & Author, Things That Make You Go Hmmm…
Mel Williams, Co-Founder & General Partner, TrueBridge Capital Partners
Dominic Wilson, Partner, Head of Strategy & Research, MKP Capital Management
Don Yaeger, Award Winning Leadership Speaker, New York Times Best Selling Author, Long Time Associate Editor for Sports Illustrated, Greatness, Inc.
Edward Yardeni, President, Yardeni Research, Inc.
Mark W. Yusko, CEO & Chief Investment Officer, Morgan Creek Capital Management
Christie Zarkovich, Managing Director, MRI Practice, Cambridge Associates
Mark Zinder, President, Mark Zinder and Associates