NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Perella Weinberg Partners (“PWP”) Capital Management today announced that it has elected Amita Schultes a Partner of the firm, effective January 1, 2020. Dr. Schultes is a member of Agility, the firm’s Outsourced Chief Investment Officer business.
“We are excited to welcome Amita to the PWP partnership,” said Chris Bittman, Chief Executive Officer of Agility. “This election recognizes her significant talent, dedication and hard work on behalf of our clients, Agility and the firm. We congratulate her on this important accomplishment and are confident she will continue to provide our clients with invaluable contributions.”
Dr. Amita Schultes is a member of Agility’s Investment Committee.
Prior to joining PWP, Amita was a Partner, Managing Director, and Senior Consultant at Colonial Consulting where she served as the sole investment consultant to many non-profit institutional investors. Before joining Colonial, Amita was a Senior Consultant at Ibbotson Associates where she developed asset allocation programs for asset management companies, insurance companies, and broker dealers. Amita began her career as an Investment Consulting Analyst at Salomon Smith Barney.
Amita earned a BA and an MA in Economics from the University of Illinois at Chicago, an MS in Financial Markets and Trading from the Illinois Institute of Technology, and a PhD in Finance from Walden University. She is a former board member of the Service Program for Older People, the Bronx Lighthouse Charter School, and Family Advisory Council of the Komansky Center for Children’s Health at New York Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center. Amita is a Trustee of the Mitchell Wolfson Sr. Foundation.
About Perella Weinberg Partners Agility
Agility is a leading provider of unique outsourced investment solutions. With approximately $9.9 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. Agility is a four time winner of Institutional Investor’s “Outsourced CIO of the Year” award. For more information on Agility, please visit http://pwpagility.com.
About Perella Weinberg Partners Capital Management
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