Yale University Endowment Overview

  • Type
  • Endowment

  • Professionals
  • 11

  • AUM
  • 000.0

  • Commitments
  • 69

Yale University Endowment General Information


Yale University manages an endowment fund based in New Haven, Connecticut. The Yale Corporation Investment Committee has been responsible for oversight of the endowment, incorporating senior-level investment experience into portfolio policy formulation. The earnings from endowment investments support scholarships, chairs, professorships, fellowships, basic research, as well as academic and public service programs. The assets are managed by the executive management team.

Contact Information

Commitment Size
Open To Secondaries
Open To First Time Founds
Institution Type
Primary Contact
00000 0000000 00.0
President and Member of the Investment Committee
+0 (000) 000-0000
Primary Office
  • 55 Whitney Avenue
  • 5th Floor
  • New Haven, CT 06510
  • United States
+1 (203) 000-0000

Yale University Endowment Commitments (69)

Fund Name Fund Manager Fund Location Vintage Fund Size Commitment Date Commitment
000000 000000 00000000 Motion Equity Partners Paris, France 2013 00000 0000-00-00 00.000
000000 00 000000000 000000 Mayfield Heights, OH 2012 00000 0000-00-00
00000000000 00000 00000 00000000000 Stavanger, Norway 2010 00000 0000-00-00
000000000 0000 00 000000000 000000 Boston, MA 2009 00000 0000-00-00
0000000 00000000 000000 0000000 00000000 Chicago, IL 2008 00.000 0000-00-00
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Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Fund Type
Commitments by Region
Commitments by Region

Yale 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

Yale University Endowment Team (34)

Name Title Office
Matthew Mendelsohn Chief Investment Officer New Haven, CT
Xinchen Wang Director New Haven, CT
Alan Forman Director, Investments New Haven, CT
Carrie Abildgaard Director, Investments New Haven, CT
John Ricotta Director, Investments New Haven, CT
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Yale University Endowment Board Members (6)

Name Representing Role Since
Michael Cavanagh JD Self Chairman of the Investment Committee 000 0000
Michael Tom MD Yale University Endowment Chairman of Executive Committee, Yale Alumni Fund Board of Directors 000 0000
Peter Salovey Ph.D Self President and Member of the Investment Committee 000 0000
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