Commonfund Asset Management Company, Inc.
Timothy T. Yates, Jr. heads Commonfund Asset Management and is responsible for managing all aspects of Commonfund’s Outsourced Chief Investment Office (OCIO) business, which focuses exclusively on non non-profit institutions. In this role, he leads a team of investment professionals that advise, implement and monitor custom investment solutions for institutions with total assets under management of more than $15 billion . Tim is a member of the Commonfund Asset Management Executive Group and serves on both the Commonfund Asset Allocation and Operating Committees. Additionally, he is a senior member of the firm’s emerging markets private equity portfolio leadership team with a focus on Latin America. Tim joined Commonfund as an associate in the Commonfund Capital Associate Program. In 2003, he was a founding member of Commonfund’s OCIO platform, where he was responsible for the design, tailoring and implementation of total portfolio solutions. Before joining Commonfund, Tim was an instructor of Spanish and Italian at Fordham Preparatory School in the Bronx, NY. He holds an M.B.A. in Finance with a designation in International Business from Fordham University and a B.A. in Modern Languages from Trinity College. Tim is a member of the investment committee for St. Paul’s Church in Fairfield, CT, the Advisory Board of Girls Who Invest, and the Board of Directors of Caroline House, a non non-profit in Bridgeport, CT, focused on enabling women and children to reach the fullness of their potential through education in English language and life skills.