Council of Institutional Investors names new officers
PPI Board Chair Theresa Whitmarsh on Gender Equality at Davos
CONGRATULATIONS to PPI's Board Chair, Theresa Whitmarsh!
Theresa Whitmarsh, executive director of the $104 billion Washington State Investment Board, Olympia, was named chairwoman of the Council of Institutional Investors on Wednesday. Ms. Whitmarsh, a former co-chair, was elected by CII's public pension fund members to succeed Michael McCauley, senior officer of investment programs and governance for the $172.5 billion Florida State Board of Administration, Tallahassee.
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2016: LOOKING AHEAD
We are proud to share with you the following New York Times article featuring the chair of PPI's Board of Directors, Theresa Whitmarsh:
A Push for Gender Equality at the Davos World Economic Forum, and Beyond
by Alexandra Stevenson, January 19, 2016
Investments are expected to be diversified so why is that logic not applied to gender, asks Theresa Whitmarsh, one of the women leading an initiative for parity in finance at the elite gathering...
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Friend of PPI, Yuelin Yang, appointed non-executive director, Verlinvest Asia
WELCOME TO 2016!
We begin the year with the expression of heartfelt gratitude to all members of PPI and the celebration of our many accomplishments last year. We will share a more thorough review of 2015 in the Annual Report in March, but today I present to you, in the trendy online listicle format...
FIVE OF PPI'S BRIGHTEST LIGHTS IN 2015 AND
WHAT THEY ILLUMINATE AS WE LOOK AHEAD TO 2016
Congratulations to Yuelin Yang, a Friend of PPI member, who was recently appointed a non-executive director of Verlinvest Asia, which opened an office in Singapore earlier this year.