Yale’s CIO Swensen dies at 67: Reuters

A Yale graduate, Swensen returned to his alma mater in 1985 after having worked on Wall Street for several years.

David Swensen, Yale’s long-time chief investment officer, has died following a long battle with cancer, reported Reuters, citing a university announcement. Swensen was 67. The news wire noted that “Swensen helped the university’s endowment grow to $31.2 billion, making Yale one of the world’s richest universities.” A Yale graduate, Swensen returned to his alma mater in 1985 after having worked on Wall Street for several years.

Source: Reuters