Wake Forest University Endowment Overview

  • Type
  • Endowment

  • Professionals
  • 11

  • AUM
  • 00.00

  • Commitments
  • 1

Wake Forest University Endowment General Information


Wake Forest University manages an endowment fund that is based in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. The university's pooled endowment is established for a variety of purposes including both donor-restricted endowment funds and funds designated by the board of trustees to function as endowments. The university has adopted investment and spends policies for endowment assets which support the objectives of optimizing long-term returns and provides a sustainable level of endowment income distribution to support the university's activities through the annual operating budget while preserving the real purchasing power of the endowment. The university's primary investment objective is to maximize total return within reasonable and prudent levels of risk while maintaining sufficient liquidity to meet disbursement needs. The assets of the fund are managed by the board of trustees.

Contact Information

Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
00000 00000
Vice President, Finance, Strategy, and Planning
+0 (000) 000-0000
Primary Office
  • 1834 Wake Forest Road
  • Winston-Salem, NC 27109
  • United States
+1 (336) 000-0000

Wake Forest University Endowment Commitments (1)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
00000000 00000 0000 000 Schroders Capital Zurich, Switzerland 2014 00000 0000-00-00 000
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Wake Forest University Endowment Investment Allocations

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  • Target PE:
    Current PE:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Real Estate:
    Real Estate:
    42.00 %  Actual
  • Target Equities:
    Current Equities:
  • Target Fixed Income:
    Fixed Income:
  • Target Cash:
    Current Cash:
Investment allocations

Wake Forest University Endowment Team (24)

Name Title Office
Susan Wente Ph.D President Winston-Salem, NC
José Villalba Ph.D Vice President for Diversity and Inclusion Chief Diversity Officer Winston-Salem, NC
Marnie Matthews Assistant Vice President for Finance and Controller Winston-Salem, NC
Kevin Cox Director, Crisis Communications and Community Relations Winston-Salem, NC
Cheryl Walker Director of News and Communications Winston-Salem, NC
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Wake Forest University Endowment Board Members (7)

Name Representing Role Since
Cantey Ergen Wake Forest University Endowment Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
Herman Eure Wake Forest University Endowment Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
Matthew King Wake Forest University Endowment Chairman of the Board of Trustees 000 0000
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