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Jane Mendillo

Jane Mendillo
Source: Harvard University
Jane Mendillo

Jane Mendillo leads the firm managing Harvard University's $35 billion portfolio consisting of the endowment and related assets. Prior to rejoining Harvard Management Company in mid-2008, she was chief investment officer at Wellesley College.

Mendillo also served as one of HMC's senior investment officers from 1987-2002, managing investments in equities, alternative assets and natural resources, including the university's first investments in timberland. She received the 100 Women in Hedge Funds 2007 Leadership Award for her "talent, ethics, and passion, which help define the industry's standard of excellence." In 2008 and 2009 she was one of Forbes 100 Most Powerful Women.

Mendillo, who earned her B.A. and M.B.A. at Yale University, serves on the investment committees at the Rockefeller Foundation and at Partners HealthCare. Mendillo is married to environmentalist Ralph Earle and has two children.

Delivering Alpha

  • Joshua Harris speaking at the 2019 Delivering Alpha conference in New York on Sept. 19, 2019.

    Joshua Harris, Apollo Global Management co-founder, discusses alternative investing in a changing world with CNBC's Leslie Picker at the Delivering Alpha conference 2019.

  • 019.Mary Callahan Erdoes, with Luke Ellis (R), speaking at the 2019 Delivering Alpha conference in New York on Sept. 19, 2019.

    Escalating trade wars and plunging interest rates have jolted markets and sent the ever-elusive alpha deeper into hiding. So where are the leading global investors looking for opportunities? Which strategies have enough upside to justify their risk profile? CNBC's Sara Eisen moderates the discussion with Mary Callahan Erdoes, J.P. Morgan Asset & Wealth Management CEO; Luke Ellis, Man Group CEO; Bruce Richards, Marathon Asset Management chairman and CEO; and Emmanuel Roman, PIMCO CEO at Delivering Alpha 2019.

  • Democratic U.S. Presidential candidate Senator Elizabeth Warren answers a questions during the Presidential candidate forum at the annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) in Detroit, Michigan, July 24, 2019.

    In a room full of avowed capitalists, policies that sound to some like socialism are bound not to go over well.

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

    The 2019 Delivering Alpha agenda will include the most important players in asset management tackling the critical issues facing investors in the economy.

  • Delivering Alpha 2017 sponsors.

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  • Meet the 2019 advisory board of Delivering Alpha, which will take place on September September 19, 2019 at The Pierre in New York City.

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