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Delivering Alpha

Raymond Kanner

Source: IBM

Ray Kanner heads IBM's global pension and savings fund system in White Plains, NY, overseeing approximately $140 billion of IBM pension and savings funds worldwide. He joined the retirement funds group in 1993 with responsibility for the company's savings plan. Kanner assumed responsibility for equities in 1995 and was promoted to director of global equity in 1998. He had previously held positions in treasury, mortgages and credit with IBM Credit Corporation.

Kanner earned a B.S. from Brooklyn College, and an MBA and a master's in philosophy from New York University. He has held part-time teaching positions at NYU, Brooklyn College and Long Island University. He is currently a board member of the Emerging Markets Growth Fund, an advisory board member of the Russell Index Committee, vice chair of CIEBA and a member of a few philanthropic boards.

He lives on New York's Long Island with his wife. They have five children and two grandchildren.


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Advisory Board

  • Christopher Ailman

    Christopher J. Ailman is the chief investment officer of the California State Teachers' Retirement System.

  • Jeffrey H. Aronson, Co-Founder & Managing Principal, Centerbridge Partners

  • Robin Diamonte, Chief Investment Officer, United Technologies

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Previous Years

  • The stage at Delivering Alpha 2016 in New York on Sept. 13, 2016.

    CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 6th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 13, 2016.

  • Dawn Fitzpatrick, Ross Margolies, Brian Pellegrino, and Mary Callahan Erdoes.

    Meet the 2016 advisory board of Delivering Alpha, which took place on September 13, 2016 at The Pierre in New York City.

  • CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 5th annual Delivering Alpha Conference on July 15, 2015.

About

CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 7th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference in New York City. Delivering Alpha continued to be an incomparable who's who of the investor community, with hedge fund titans, private equity giants and top institutional investors offering candid views, along with illustrious political and economic commentators appearing in segments moderated by CNBC talent and II editors.

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