Diane E. Alfano is chairwoman of Institutional Investor, a premier media company covering the financial services industry. Institutional Investor has more than 25 publications, which include Institutional Investor, Absolute Return, The Journal of Portfolio Management and Global Money Management, 11 membership institutes, and numerous conferences, events and websites.
Alfano is also a member of the Board of Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC and serves as the CEO of Institutional Investor's membership and sponsored conference business globally. In this role, she oversees 80 employees in New York, London, Hong Kong and Singapore. She has been with Institutional Investor since 1984.
Prior to joining Institutional Investor, she was an account executive with the Burroughs Corporation. Alfano is a graduate of Tufts University with a B.A. in French and political science. She also studied at La Sorbonne and the Institut d'études des politiques (Sciences-Po) in Paris.