Candid Conversations
with CIOs

Hosted by Rupal Bhansali Board Member of 100 Women in Finance and a fellow CIO and Portfolio Manager of International & Global Equities at Ariel Investments

Get an insider’s view of what it takes to become a Chief Investment Officer and the impact exerted by those who manage billions of dollars in funds. In Candid Conversations with CIOs, Rupal Bhansali, Board Member of 100 Women in Finance, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of International & Global Equities at Ariel Investments, will showcase how a CIO role can have a powerful and positive impact on society at large as well as be professionally rewarding and personally fulfilling.

Candid Conversations with CIOs is a monthly spotlight series that is designed to inform and inspire women from all backgrounds and career levels.

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EPISODE 1

SPEAKERS:
Debby Kuenstner, Chief Investment Officer, Wellesley College
Sandra Robertson, Chief Investment Officer and Chief Executive Officer, OUEM Ltd
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of International & Global Equities, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 2

SPEAKERS:
Jim Dunn, Chief Executive and Chief Investment Officer, Verger Capital Management, LLC
Paula Volent, CFA, Chief Investment Officer and Vice President for Investments, The Rockefeller University
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of International & Global Equities, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 3

SPEAKERS:
Case Fell, Chief Investment Officer, NYSNA Pension Plan & Benefits Fund
Katherine Molnar, Chief Investment Officer, Fairfax County Police Officers Retirement System
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer and Portfolio Manager of International & Global Equities, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 4

SPEAKERS:
Jonathan Grabel, Chief Investment Officer, LACERA
Susan Slocum, Chief Investment Officer, Children’s Hospitals and Clinics of MN
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Executive Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 5

SPEAKERS:
Robin Diamonte, Chief Investment Officer, Raytheon Technologies Corporation
Britt Harris, Chief Investment Officer, UTIMCO
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Executive Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 6

SPEAKERS:
Elizabeth Burton, Chief Investment Officer, Hawaii ERS
Andrew Palmer, Chief Investment Officer, Maryland Retirement Systems
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Executive Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 7

SPEAKERS:
Christopher J. Ailman, Chief Investment Officer, CalSTRS
Collette Chilton, Chief Investment Officer, Williams College
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 8

SPEAKERS:
Kathleen (Kathy) Lutito, CFA, President & CIO, LUMEN/ CenturyLink Investment Management
Amy C. McGarrity, CFA, CIO, Public Employees’ Retirement Association of Colorado (Colorado PERA)
Rupal Bhansali, CIO, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 9

SPEAKERS:
Jean Grisi, Head, Global Pensions, Nokia
Charles Van Vleet, Assistant Treasurer, CIO, Textron Inc.
Rupal BhansaliModerator, CIO, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 10

SPEAKERS:
Ana Marshall, CIO, The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
Ashbel Williams, Former Executive Director & CIO, Florida State Board of Administration
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 11

SPEAKERS:
Molly Murphy, CIO, OCERS
Kristin Varela, Interim CIO, PERA of New Mexico
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 12

SPEAKERS:
Roz Hewsenian, Chief Investment Officer, The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust
Stefan Strein, Chief Investment Officer, Cleveland Clinic
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer, Ariel Investments

EPISODE 13

SPEAKERS:
Carol W. Tusch, Deputy Chief Investment Officer, International Paper
Richard Hall, Chief Investment Officer, UTIMCO
Rupal BhansaliModerator, Chief Investment Officer, Ariel Investments