Webinar: Institute for Private Capital – Active Management Research Alliance (AMRA) Virtual Symposium

Friday January 29, 2021 • 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Attendees will hear updates from the following presenters:

Session I: The Role of Alternative Investments in Institutional Portfolios

  • Session Chair & Moderator: Greg Brown, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
  • Jon Caplis, PivotalPath, Inc.
  • Oxford Union-Style Debate:
    Russ Wermers, University of Maryland Smith School of Business
    Randy Cohen, Harvard Business School


  • Bryan Lewis, CIO, United States Steel Corporation
  • Andy Palmer, CIO, Maryland State Retirement and Pension System

Session II: The Increasing Importance of ESG in Portfolio Management

  • Session Chair & Moderator: Christian Lundblad, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School
  • Wei Jiang, Columbia Business School
  • Laura Starks, University of Texas, McCombs School of Business
  • John Skjervem, CEO, Alan Biller & Associates
  • Elizabeth Harnett, Oxford University Sustainable Finance Programme

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Caroline Pugh, Institute for Private Capital Program and Events Manager