Co-Chief Investment Officer and Director of Public Investments
Ana Wiechers-Marshall brings 24 years of investment experience to her role of co-chief investment officer and director of public investments for The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation. She is responsible for asset allocation and strategic investment policies for the nearly $7 billion portfolio, including selection and oversight of external managers in global equities, fixed income, currencies, and derivatives. Ms. Wiechers-Marshall is also responsible for the equity and fixed income overlay programs and oversight of the absolute return portfolio.
Prior to joining the Foundation in 2004, she was a senior portfolio manager of global equity, international equity, and emerging market equity portfolios at RCM Capital Management (1993-2003). Prior to RCM, Ms. Wiechers-Marshall worked as an analyst/portfolio manager of emerging market debt and equity portfolios at Bank of America. She began her career in 1986 at Caywood-Christian Capital Management as a research analyst of high yielding assets, including corporate debt, distressed debt, and emerging market sovereign bonds.
Ms. Wiechers-Marshall, CFA, graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of San Diego in Economics in 1987, and earned her Chartered Financial Analyst designation in 1989. She was born and raised in Mexico City and is fluent in Spanish and French. She serves on the Skoll Foundation and the Skoll Fund investment committees.