Denver, January 26, 2023 – The Intentional Endowments Network (“IEN”) today announced the expansion of its Steering Committee with five new sustainable investing leaders, including Amita Schultes, Ph.D., Partner and Client Portfolio Manager at Agility.
Per IEN, the new Steering Committee members “collectively bring extensive expertise in investment management with public and private sector experience working with endowments and foundations on sustainability and impact investing.”
IEN’s Steering Committee comprises key leaders in higher education, the investment industry and non-profit organizations to serve as the core of the Network to further develop and advance its work. Steering Committee members advise IEN’s strategic direction, identify opportunities for collaboration and contribute expertise to IEN’s programs to supports colleges, universities, and other mission-driven organizations in seeking to enhance long-term financial performance of endowments by aligning investment practices with institutional mission, values, and sustainability goals.
“IEN has been a pioneer among mission-aligned investing networks for nearly a decade,” said Dr. Schultes, “I am delighted to join the Steering Committee in their mission to empower higher education institutions.”
Amita has been a partner at Agility for more than five years, providing outsourced chief investment officer services to endowments, foundations, family offices, corporations and sovereign wealth funds. Previously, Amita was with Colonial Consulting for over 15 years where she provided investment advice to numerous endowments, foundations and pension plans. Agility has developed innovative mission-aligned investing strategies for clients, including implementing the Rockefeller Brothers Fund’s fossil fuel divestment strategy starting in 2014.
Agility is a leading provider of outsourced investment solutions. With approximately $14.0 billion in assets under management, Agility works with a diverse client base that includes endowments, foundations, family offices, corporations, healthcare organizations, and other pools of capital. Since 2007, Agility has specialized in creating investment programs tailored to the specific needs of clients.
For more information on Agility, please visit http://agilitycio.com.
Assets are managed by Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP (“Agility”). Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal and fluctuation of value. Strategies may not be suitable for all investors. All information presented herein is as of the date indicated and is solely for informational purposes.