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Commonfund Welcomes New Managing Director

Jul 22, 2013
Jing Chen

Commonfund Capital announced last week that it has rehired Paul McKiernan to head its institutional sales team.

McKiernan, who previously worked at Commonfund from 2007 to 2012, will be responsible for cultivating new relationships as well as renewing previous client relationships in the Midwest region as a managing director. He will also primarily work with mission-based nonprofit institutions and pension plans.

Prior to rejoining Commonfund, McKiernan was the director of U.S. institutional and consultant Relationship Management at New York-based investment firm QS Investors.

Founded in 1971, Commonfund manages over $25 billion in assets for clients. It is known for investing money for nonprofit organizations, pension funds and academic endowments to active and passive strategies in equities and fixed income, hedge funds, commodities and private capital.


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