Firm: Commonfund Capital
Assets Managed: $12 Billion
President and CEO: Susan Carter
Commonfund Capital, the for-profit alternative investment unit of Commonfund, a non-profit Wilton, Conn.-based investment manager that serves foundations, pensions and other institutional investors, has hired Tim Yates and David Jansen to senior positions, according to Keith Luke, a managing director at the firm.Altogether, Commonfund Capital directly manages about $12 billion in private equity, venture and natural resource investments for about 700 clients, either through funds of funds or the many separate accounts that it manages on behalf of its investors. Yates, who ...