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Agility Named “Outsourced CIO of the Year” By Institutional Investor


Agility Named “Outsourced CIO of the Year” By Institutional Investor 

New York, NY, June 30, 2015 – Perella Weinberg Partners today announced that Agility, its outsourced chief investment officer (CIO) service, has been named “Outsourced CIO of the Year” by Institutional Investor.  The award recognizes organizations which “stood out for their performance innovation, achievements and contributions to the industry in the past year.”

This is the third consecutive year that Agility has been recognized as “Outsourced CIO of the Year”, and its second consecutive award from Institutional Investor.  It received the award from Foundation & Endowment Intelligence in 2013.

Chris Bittman, Partner at Perella Weinberg Partners and CIO of Agility, stated, “We are honored to be recognized for our achievements and are grateful to our investment team and the professionals who support our efforts for their hard work and dedication, and to our clients for their ongoing support.  We are committed to providing comprehensive and compelling investment solutions, and we look forward to serving our clients as their long-term strategic partner.”

Agility manages more than $6.0 billion as outsourced CIO for a broad mix of institutions.

About Perella Weinberg Partners

Perella Weinberg Partners is a leading independent, client-focused financial services firm providing advisory and asset management services to a broad, global client base, including corporations, institutions and governments. The Advisory business advises clients on mergers, acquisitions, defense advisory, financial restructuring, private capital raising, and pension matters. The Asset Management business includes a suite of hedge fund strategies, private investment funds (including real estate) and outsourced CIO solutions. Together with its affiliates, the Asset Management business has capital commitments and managed assets of approximately $10.6 billion. With more than 450 employees, Perella Weinberg Partners maintains offices in New York, London, Abu Dhabi, Denver, Dubai, and San Francisco. For more information on Perella Weinberg Partners, please visit

Important Disclosures

Following a public call for nominations, the editorial staff of Institutional Investor magazine selects award nominees based on how strongly candidates, both those put forward via the call for nominations, and those independently identified by the editorial staff, meet the criteria for their respective categories. Once the nominees are publicly announced, the magazine group then conducts a wide survey of U.S. institutional investors and invites them to vote for the manager nominees. Hedge fund managers are also invited to vote for the investor nominees. Institutional Investor’s editorial staff analyzes the results of the voting to determine the winners, who are announced at the annual awards dinner and ceremony.

The Outsourced CIO of the Year Award may not be reflective of every client or investor and is not a representation of future performance. Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP has no affiliation with Institutional Investor or any persons who select this award. Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management LP did not pay any fees to be considered for this award.