A department within the University, Stanford Management Company is overseen by a Board of Directors appointed by the University Board of Trustees.


SMC is closely integrated into the daily life of the University. We foster an open, collegial culture that promotes rigorous analysis and debate based on first-principles thinking. CEO Robert Wallace leads a staff comprised of dedicated investment as well as mid and back-office operations professionals.

Our investment team works seamlessly across asset classes to monitor Stanford’s investment portfolio and identify new opportunities around the world. In addition to conducting its day-to-day investment work, the investment staff also teaches undergraduate and graduate students.

Investment Team

Robert Wallace

Robert Wallace

Chief Executive Officer

Jay Kang

Jay Kang

Managing Director

Michael Lee

Michael Lee

Managing Director

Yidi Lu

Yidi Lu

Managing Director**

Charles Moore

Charles Moore

Managing Director

J.D. 1995*

Mark Shoberg

Mark Shoberg

Managing Director

M.B.A. 2003*

Blair Critchlow

Blair Critchlow

Director

B.A. 2008*

Austin Lawrence

Austin Lawrence

Director

Becca Levin

Becca Levin

Director

B.A. 2007, M.B.A. 2012, M.S. 2012*

Mary Mei

Mary Mei

Director

Steven Wright

Steven Wright

Director

B.A. 2008*

David Captain

David Captain

Associate Director

Rick Devlin

Rick Devlin

Associate Director

Daniel Truong

Daniel Truong

Associate

B.A. 2009*

Andrew Elott

Andrew Elott

Senior Analyst

B.A. 2017*

Julian Skotheim

Julian Skotheim

Senior Analyst

Emma Hardimon

Emma Hardimon

Analyst

B.A. 2018*

Charles Killebrew

Charles Killebrew

Analyst

B.S. 2018*

Jennifer Peterson

Jennifer Peterson

Analyst

B.A. 2018*

Federica Roth

Federica Roth

Analyst

B.S. 2018*


Kristal Dehnad

Kristal Dehnad

Chief Operating Officer

Eric Wright

Eric Wright

Senior Legal Counsel

A.B. 1985*

Eunice Kim

Eunice Kim

Legal Counsel

Mark Tannahill

Mark Tannahill

Legal Counsel

*Stanford degrees shown.
**Yidi Lu, Managing Director; Stanford Beijing Consulting Co. Ltd. Shanghai Branch

 

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