Investment Advisory Board


Harold Cho '91
Vice President, Senior Financial Advisor
Merrill Lynch Wealth Management

Robert DiMella ’89
Executive Managing Director
MacKay Shields, LLC

Kevin A. Edwards, CFA ‘85
Senior Investment Director
Hartford Healthcare

Drew Figdor ‘83
General Partner & Portfolio Manager of Arbitrage
TIG Advisors, LLC

Prof. Chinmoy Ghosh, IAB Co-Chair
Finance Dept. Chair and SMF Director
UConn School of Business

Keith G. LaRose ‘84
Principal and Executive Vice President
Bradley, Foster and Sargent, Inc.

Peter C. Larson ’63
Private Investor (Retired)

Tom Marshella 
Managing Director
Moody's Investors Service

Frank J. Minerva ’81 MBA
Chief Operating Officer, Private Wealth Management
UBS Financial Services

Shebna Olsen-Shillibeer
Private Client Advisor, JP Morgan Chase Bank

Michel Rakotomavo
Finance Faculty
UConn School of Business

David Carney, CFA
Sr. VP and Chief Financial Officer
UConn Foundation

Shahid Farooqi
Director of Investments
UConn Foundation

Carlos J. Rodrigues ‘95
President at Single Family Office

Cengiz Searfoss, IAB Co-Chair
Private Investor with Focus on Financials

Patrick Terrion
Founders Capital Management

Chris Wilkos, CFA
Chief Investment Officer at Nassau Re

Gary Draghi
Chief Investment Officer
City of Hartford Municipal Employees' Retirement Fund

John Gilbert
Executive Vice President, Senior Research Consultant
Bradley, Foster and Sargent, Inc.

Phillip Titolo, CFA
Head of Direct Private Investments

Wiebke Wanner-Borchardt
Managing Director, Tangent Capital Partners