Eric  B. Upin, AB '83, Chair

Eric B. Upin, AB '83, Chair

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Point Olema Capital Partners

Eric B. Upin is the Board Chairman of the Washington University Investment
Management Company. He is also the Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Point
Olema Capital Partners, a recently-formed San Francisco-based multi-family
Investments Office. Mr. Upin served as the former Chief Investment Officer at the
Stanford Management Company (overseeing the Stanford University Endowment)
and at Makena Capital Management (an endowment-model asset management
firm). Prior to Stanford, he was a managing director and senior research analyst
at the investment banking firm, Robertson Stephens. Mr. Upin served as Interim
Chief Investment Officer of the Washington University Endowment in 2017 and
also Chaired the CIO Search Committee. Mr. Upin also serves on the Patrick
J. McGovern Foundation Investment Committee and formerly served on the
Stephen D. Bechtel Jr. Foundation Investment Committee and on other Family
Office Investment Boards. He received a B.A. in Economics from Washington
University in St. Louis in 1983 and M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1989.