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X Annual HHF Investors Forum

- Friday, May 12 – San Francisco -

Thursday, May 11 – Networking Reception

Time: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
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Friday, May 12 – 10th Annual HHF Investors Forum

Time: 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
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8:00-8:05 Welcome Remarks

8:05-8:55 Economic & Capital Markets Outlook

  • Moderator: Angel Saad, Co-Founder at AEQ Capital
  • Amanda Renteria, Chief Executive Officer at Code for America and Board Member at President’s Commission on Hispanic Affairs and the Treasury Advisory Committee on Racial Equity (TACRE)
  • Jose Fernandez, Partner & Co-COO at StepStone Group

9:00-10:00 Asset Allocation with Trustees & CIOs
  • Moderator: Angel Saad, Co-Founder at AEQ Capital
  • Anyori (AJ) Hernandez, President & CEO at New America Alliance (NAA)
  • Gina Sanchez, Trustee at LACERA
  • Jose Luis Pacheco, Chair, Performance, Compensation & Talent Management (PCTM) Committee, Vice-Chair, Pension & Health Benefits Committee & Board Member at CalPERS Board of Administration
  • Rodney June, Chief Investment Officer at Los Angeles City Employees’ Retirement System (LACERS)
  • Rodrigo Garcia, Global Chief Financial Officer & US President at Talipot Holdings
  • Ophelia Basgal, 1st Vice-Chair of the Alameda County Employees Retirement Association (ACERA) and Chair of the San Francisco Foundation

10:05-11:05 Real Estate & Real Assets
  • Moderator: Ada Arevalo, Founder & CEO at iimpact Capital
  • Adriana de Alcantara, Senior Managing Director, Fund Management and Portfolio Acquisitions, Americas at Hines
  • Dominic Garcia, Chief Pension Investment Strategist at CBRE Investment Management
  • Ines Olesen, Senior Director, Workplace Investments and US Head of Dispositions Workplace and Retail at Nuveen
  • Rodrigo Gonzalez, CEO & Managing Partner at Deodate & City Miles

11:10-12:10 Fiduciary Duty & ESG
  • Moderator: Luis Arbulu, Partner at Salkantay Ventures
  • Jamie Nulph, Executive Director & ESG Client Coverage at MSCI
  • Leticia Corona, Portfolio Manager, Olamina Fund at Candide Group
  • Nichol Garzon, Chief Legal Officer, SVP Corporate Development at Glass Lewis
  • Sonita Lontoh, Board member; Advisor at Sunrun, TrueBlue; Sway Ventures
  • Stonly Blue, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Third Sphere

12:15-1:15 Diverse & Emerging Manager Programs
  • Moderator: Amit Garg, Managing Partner & Co-Founder at Tau Ventures
  • Kimberli Cavazos Haywood, Director of Investments at Candide Group
  • Kirk Sims, Senior Director of the Emerging Managers Program at Teacher Retirement System of Texas (TRS)
  • Mike Silva, Investment Officer at CalPERS
  • Noramay Cadena, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Supply Change Capital
  • Tomas Landes, Director of Investment Management at Primestor Development

1:15-2:10 Lunch

2:10-3:10 Private Markets

  • Moderator: Anthony Arnold, Partner at Barnes & Thornburg
  • Allen Ruiz, Managing Director at Barings
  • Deborah Gallegos, Managing Director and Co-Head of Sustainability at Palladium Equity Partners
  • Gustavo Alberelli, Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Sunstone Partners
  • Qiana Patterson, Managing Partner at Nayah

3:15-4:15 Venture Capital
  • Moderator: Adrian Mendoza, Founder and General Partner at Mendoza Ventures
  • Albert Vazquez, Investment Partner at Sway Ventures
  • Jesus Argüelles, Managing Director of Investments at The James Irvine Foundation
  • Lu Zhang, Founder and Managing Partner at Fusion Fund
  • Nancy Torres, Partner at Ulu Ventures
  • Valeria Martinez, Investor at VamosVentures

4:20-4:55 Frontier Technologies: Crypto, Web3, & AI – Hype or Not?
  • Betsabe Botaitis, CFO at Hedera Hashgraph
  • Christian Narvaez, Founder & CEO at Rayo Capital & Venture Partner at Ripio Ventures
  • Rebeca Hwang, Managing Director at Kalei Ventures, Lecturer at Stanford, and Senior Director/Professor of Practice at Thunderbird School of Global Management

4:55-5:00 Closing Remarks



We have the InterContinental Hotel with an HHF Investors Forum special rate for the days of the event.
Location: 888 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103
You can RSVP here.
Hope to have you join us in May!
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