Global Conference 2017

Today's environment of low returns -- and the prospect that it may continue for the foreseeable future -- point to the need for new models to help asset owners meet their goals. Our panel of experts will discuss unique innovations they are exploring at their respective funds. Questions to be addressed:

  • What innovations in portfolio construction and strategies are expected to yield greater returns?
  • How do asset-owners weigh the benefits of various models?
  • What are the key metrics and benchmarks that owners use to determine success?
  • How will investors create value in the long-term?


Thomas Finke

Chairman and CEO, Barings


Christopher Ailman

Chief Investment Officer, California State Teachers’ Retirement System; Co-Chair, Global Capital Markets Advisory Council, Milken Institute

Hiromichi Mizuno

Executive Managing Director and Chief Investment Officer, Government Pension Investment Fund, Japan; Co-Chair, Global Capital Markets Advisory Council, Milken Institute

Jagdeep Singh Bachher

Chief Investment Officer and Vice President of Investments, University of California

Carrie Thome

Director of Investments, Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation

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