New York, March 1, 2020 – Agility today announced that it has elected Frances Ni a Partner of the firm, effective March 1, 2020. Ms. Ni was previously named partner and COO of Perella Weinberg Partners (“PWP”) Capital Management in 2013.
“We are excited to welcome Frances to the Agility partnership,” said Chris Bittman, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer of Agility. “While she has been a talented member of the PWP partnership for more than a decade, this election recognizes her dedication and hard work on behalf of the Agility team and its clients. We congratulate her on this significant achievement and are confident she will continue to provide our clients with invaluable contributions.”
Frances Ni is a Partner at Agility and also serves as CFO. Frances focuses on financial, tax, and operational matters for the Agility team. Prior to becoming Agility’s CFO, Frances was the COO of PWP’s asset management business, where she dedicated the majority of her time to Agility.
Prior to joining Agility, Frances held various senior finance positions at asset management firms, including ReachCapital, FrontPoint Partners LLC, and SAC Capital. Earlier in her career, Frances gained public accounting experience at PricewaterhouseCoopers, where her clients included hedge funds, private equity firms, mutual funds, investment banks, and insurance companies.
Frances received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration in Accounting, magna cum laude, from Fisher College at The Ohio State University.
Agility is a leading provider of bespoke outsourced investment solutions. With over $10.0 billion in assets under management[i], Agility works with a diverse, global client base, including endowments, foundations, family offices, and other long-term investors. Since 2007, Agility has specialized in creating investment programs tailored to the specific needs of clients that address complex challenges and seek to meet individual investment objectives. For more information on Agility, please visit https://agilitycio.com/.
[i] Source: Agility. Based on AUM as of 12-31-19. Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP, a registered investment adviser with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, manages Agility.