Georgetown CIO Larry Kochard to leave in 2011, manage UVa endowment

According to an AP report published yesterday, Larry Kochard, Georgetown’s first-ever chief investment officer, will leave on January 1 to manage approximately $3 billion of the University of Virginia’s endowment. Kochard, who was hired as the founding director… Read More

Georgetown, Divest! says ethics do not inform Georgetown’s investment decisions at all

In a press release provocatively entitled, “Georgetown University Admits Complete Lack of Oversight of Endowment Investments,” members of Georgetown, Divest!, the student coalition seeking University divestment in companies that perpetuate human rights abuses in Israel and Palestine, said… Read More