Perella Weinberg Partners Agility Named “Outsourced CIO of the Year” By Institutional Investor
New York, NY, June 30, 2014 – Perella Weinberg Partners today announced that Agility, its outsourced Chief Investment Officer (CIO) investment service, was named “Outsourced CIO of the Year” by Institutional Investor. Institutional Investor is a leading financial publication, which for the past five decades has provided in depth coverage of the asset management, investor and banking and capital markets communities. Over the past 30+ years, Institutional Investor has recognized individuals and firms in the financial services industry, and its rankings and awards are among the most well-respected and highly-regarded commendations in the industry.
“Outsourced CIO of the Year” is awarded to an outsourced CIO provider that has “helped craft robust hedge fund investment programs for one or more institutional investor clients, provided shrewd advice and demonstrated their ability to work with and explain complex hedge fund strategies to investment boards.”
The award reflects the significant accomplishments of Agility under the leadership of Christopher L. Bittman, a Partner of Perella Weinberg Partners and Chief Investment Officer of Agility. Agility now manages over $5.6 billion for a broad mix of investors.
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 $11.5 billion. With more than 400 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 http://www.pwpartners.com.