Investment Management

Maureen Downey
Maureen Downey

Principal, Pantheon Ventures
'93

Maureen Downey

Maureen Downey is a principal in the Global Secondary team at Pantheon Ventures and focuses on sourcing, analyzing and executing secondary and direct investment opportunities in the private equity sector as well as emerging market investments with an emphasis on Latin America. She has also been responsible for initiating and managing Pantheon's Latin American business development as well as construction and launch of Pantheon's inaugural Global Emerging Markets Fund.

Ms. Downey’s experience includes a variety of cross-border and domestic M&A and leveraged buy-out transactions, debt restructuring assignments as well as a broad spectrum of capital market financings from equity to high yield across multiple industries.

In addition to her considerable business acumen, Ms. Downey is fluent in Portuguese, has lived in seven countries and has travelled to 50 countries … so far.

Professional
  • Pantheon Ventures, Principal
  • Goldman Sachs, Vice President
  • Merrill Lynch, Associate
Education
  • University of Pennsylvania, The Wharton School, M.B.A., Finance and Entrepreneurial Management
  • RSM Erasmus Universiteit, M.B.A. Studies, International Business
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., PPE and Economics (Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Lowe Baker Scholar)



Trustee Robert Day
Trustee Robert Day

Founder and Chairman, Trust Company of the West
Chairman, CEO and President, W. M. Keck Foundation
'65 P'12

Trustee Robert Day

Mr. Day is the Founder and Chairman of The TCW Group, Inc., an investment management firm. He is also Chairman, Chief Executive Officer, and President of the W. M. Keck Foundation, one of the nation's largest philanthropic organizations. He is also a Director of Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. and McMoRan Exploration Co.

Professional
  • The Trust Company of the West, Founder and Chairman
  • W.M. Keck Foundation, Chairman, CEO, and President
  • Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc., Director
  • McMoRan Exploration Co., Director
Leadership
  • The Business Council, Member
  • The Brookings Institution, Member
  • The Center for Strategic & International Studies, Member
  • The Alfalfa Club, Member
Service
  • The Broad Foundations, Board Member
  • Claremont McKenna College, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Keck Medicine of USC, Board of Overseers Member
Education
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Economics



Susan Matteson King
Susan Matteson King

Global Head of Marketing
Morgan Stanley Investment Management
'85

Susan Matteson King

Ms. King has served as Global Head of Marketing for Morgan Stanley Investment Management (MSIM) since January 2011. Her responsibilities include overseeing Business Development Services, Product Management and Communications, Thought Leadership, Interactive Marketing/Client Experience and Marketing Services.

Professional
  • Morgan Stanley Investment Management, Global Head of Marketing
  • Legg Mason, Head of U.S. Distribution Marketing
  • Alliance Capital, Senior Executive
  • PaineWebber, Investment Banker
Leadership
  • Claremont McKenna College, Alumnus Trustee
Service
  • Claremont McKenna Alumni Association
  • Financial Economics Institute, Member
Education
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Economics



Trustee Henry Kravis
Trustee Henry Kravis

Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO
Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
'67

Trustee Henry Kravis

Mr. Kravis is Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, and Co-Chief Executive Officer of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co., a leading global investment firm.

Professional
  • Kohlberg Kravis Robert & Co., Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO
Leadership
  • Columbia Graduate School of Business Board, Co-Chairman
  • New York City Investment Fund Board, Founder and Chairman
  • Partnership for New York City, Co-Chairman
  • Rockefeller University Board, Vice Chairman
  • The Business Council Board, Vice Chairman
  • China International Capital Corporation Board
  • First Data Corporation Board
Service
  • Claremont McKenna College Board of Trustees
  • Council on Foreign Relations Board
  • Mount Sinai Hospital Board
  • Tsinghua School of Economics and Management Board
Education
  • Columbia University Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Economics



Trustee Michael Larson
Trustee Michael Larson

Chief Investment Advisor to William H. Gates, III
'80

Trustee Michael Larson

Mr. Larson is the chief investment advisor to William H. Gates III. He is responsible for all of Mr. Gates' non-Microsoft investments, as well as all of the investments of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Trust. Prior to his current position, Mr. Larson was at Harris Investment Management, Putnam Management Company, and ARCO.

Professional
  • Chief Investment Advisor to William H. Gates III
  • Harris Investment Management, Senior Partner of Fixed Income
  • Putnam Management Company, Senior Portfolio Manager
Leadership
  • AutoNation, Board of Directors
  • Republic Services, Inc., Board of Directors
  • Hamilton Lane Advisors, Board of Directors
  • Pan American Silver, Board of Directors
  • FEMSA, Board of Directors
  • Grupo Televisa, Board of Directors
  • Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Securities & Income Fund, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
  • Western Asset/Claymore Inflation-Linked Opportunities & Income Fund, Chairman of the Board of Trustees
Service
  • Claremont McKenna College Board of Trustees
  • Lakeside School Board of Trustees
  • University of Washington Investment Committee
  • UNCF Gates Millennium Scholars Fund Investment Committee
Education
  • University of Chicago, M.B.A.
  • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Economics



  • Trustee Thomas M. Mitchell
    Trustee Thomas M. Mitchell

    Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Provident Investment Counsel
    '66

    Trustee Thomas M. Mitchell

    • Provident Investment Counsel, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
    Leadership
    • Claremont McKenna College Board of Trustees
    Education
    • University of Southern California, M.B.A.
    • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Economics



    George Roberts
    George Roberts

    Co-Founder, Co-Chairman, Co-CEO
    Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co.
    '66 P'93

    Trustee George Roberts

    Mr. Roberts is the co-founder of Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co (KKR). He currently serves as Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer. He is actively involved in managing the firm and serves on the Private Equity Investment and Portfolio Management Committees.

    Professional
    • KKR, Co-Founder
    • KKR, Co-Chairman and Co-Chief Executive Officer
    Leadership
    • Roberts Enterprise Development Fund (REDF), Founder and Chairman
    Service
    • Claremont McKenna College, Trustee
    • San Francisco Symphony, Trustee
    • Education
      • University of California, Hastings, J.D.
      • Claremont McKenna College, B.A. Economics



      Trustee Shaw B. Wagener
      Trustee Shaw B. Wagener

      Chairman, Capital International, Inc.
      '81

      Trustee Shaw B. Wagener

      Mr. Wagener is Chairman of Capital Group International, Inc. and Chairman of Capital International, Inc. He is an emerging markets equity portfolio manager, and he manages both emerging markets equities and fixed income securities in the Emerging Markets Total Opportunities Fund. He is also on the investment committee for the Capital International Private Equity Funds. Mr. Wagener is based in the firm's Los Angeles office, and he joined the Capital Group in 1981.

      Professional
      • Capital International, Inc., Chairman
      • Capital Group International, Inc., Chairman
      • Emerging Markets Growth Fund, Director
      Leadership
      • CGII Management Committee
      • Capital Group Companies Management Committee
      Service
      • Claremont McKenna College Board of Trustees
      • Westridge School Board of Trustees, Chair
      Education
    • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., International Relations



    Ivan Q. Zinn
    Ivan Q. Zinn

    Founding Partner & Chief Investment Officer, Atalaya Capital Management
    '96

    Ivan Q. Zinn

    Mr. Zinn founded Atalaya Capital Management in 2006 and is the Chief Investment Officer. Atalaya is a credit-focused special opportunities investment manager with a client base comprised of endowments, foundations, and high net worth families. Prior to starting Atalaya, Mr. Zinn ran the private credit investing effort for HBK Investments.

    Professional
    • Atalaya Capital, Founding Partner & CIO
    • HBK Investments, Investment Professional
    • Highbridge/Zwirn Capital & Leonard Green & Partners, Investment Professional
    • Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, Analyst
    Leadership
    • Several Private Companies, Board Member
    Service
    • CMS Tennis Program, Supporter
    Education
    • Claremont McKenna College, B.A., Physics & Economics