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



Marks Third Honor in Four Years From Institutional Investor

New York and Denver – June 22, 2017 – Agility was recognized by Institutional Investor as “Outsourced CIO of the Year” at the 15th Annual Hedge Fund Industry Awards. The award honors investment officers who, on an outsourced basis, have helped craft robust investment programs for institutional investor clients, provide shrewd advice and demonstrate their ability to work with and explain complex investment strategies to investment boards.

This is the fourth time Agility has been recognized as a leading provider of Outsourced Chief Investment Officer solutions, and this is Agility’s third award from Institutional Investor. It received the award from Foundation & Endowment Intelligence in 2013.

Chris Bittman, Agility CEO and CIO and Partner at Agility, stated “Being recognized by Institutional Investor for a third time is a reflection of the hard work and dedication of Agility’s investment team. We are grateful for our clients’ continued support and their belief in our collaborative, bespoke and process-oriented approach. We remain committed to developing and executing customized investment solutions to help each of our clients meet their unique investment goals.”

Agility currently manages approximately $8.4 billion for a global client base, including endowments, foundations, family offices, corporations, and other pools of capital.

About Agility

Agility is a leading provider of unique outsourced investment solutions.  With approximately $8.4 billion in assets under management, Agility works with a diverse, global client base, including endowments, foundations, family offices, corporations, and other pools of capital.  Since 2007, Agility has specialized in creating investment programs tailored to the specific needs of clients that address complex challenges and meet individual investment objectives. For more information on Agility, 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 is not indicative of Perella Weinberg Partners Agility’s future performance, nor is it representative of any one client’s experience with Agility. Foundation & Endowment Intelligence, published by Institutional Investor, covers non-profit investment opportunities and the non-profit sector. Perella Weinberg Partners has no affiliation with Institutional Investor, Foundation & Endowment Intelligence nor any persons who select the award. Perella Weinberg Partners did not pay any fees to be considered for this award.

For additional information on the Outsourced CIO of the Year Award and the selection criteria and methodology, please visit: