Andrew James, CFA
Assistant Vice President, Managing Director of Global Equity and Absolute Return

Andrew James is the Managing Director of public equities and equity oriented hedge funds. Prior to that, Andrew served as a senior portfolio manager responsible for the university’s equity-oriented funds, multi-strategy absolute return funds, and global public equities. Andrew previously served as the senior portfolio manager for the real assets team.

Prior to joining the Office of Investments in 2009, Andrew was responsible for private equity real estate investments at HRJ Capital. He also spent five years with the Allstate Insurance Company, most notably as an analyst on the private equity real estate team.

Andrew holds an MBA and a BA in history with honors from Marquette University. Andrew is a CFA Charterholder and was awarded the Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC) designation.