Thurman White spoke at CalPERS and CalSTRS 2017 Diversity Forum

May 2017

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke at the CalPERS and CalSTRS 2017 Diversity Forum on May 10 in Sacramento, CA.


Thurman White spoke at National Action Network Convention

April 2017

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke on pension diversity funds at the National Action Network Convention, which was held April 26-29 in New York, NY.


Andrew Finver spoke at 100 Women in Finance Conference

April 2017

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke at the 100 Women in Finance Fourth Annual West Coast Investor - Female Owned or Led Manager Conference, "Capitalizing on Diversity and Returns: Investing With Women Managers", on April 20 in San Francisco, CA.


Andrew Finver spoke at Talking Hedge Event

March 2017

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke at the Talking Hedge event "Diversity: What No One is Talking About—Yet" on March 30 in Chicago, IL.


Andrew Finver spoke at CastleOak Lunch Forum

March 2017

Andrew Finver, Director of Hedge Fund Research, spoke at the CastleOak Lunch Forum, which was held on March 16 in New York, NY. Andrew contributed to the panel discussion sharing his thoughts and opinions on the headwinds facing investment managers, the challenges of raising assets in the changing regulatory and political environment, and the importance of delivering sustainable returns over the long-term horizon.


Thurman White spoke at Beyond Bias Summit

March 2017

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke as part of the CEO panel at the Beyond Bias Summit: A National Conversation on Workplace Inclusion and Innovation, which was held March 2-3 in Stanford, CA.


Thurman White spoke at NASP Emerging and Diverse Manager Forum

January 2017

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke on the opportunities for MWBE firms at the NASP Emerging and Diverse Manager Forum, which took place on January 12 in Los Angeles, CA.


Alex Hsiao spoke at the Illinois Public Fund Collective Program

November 2016

Alex Hsiao, Chief Investment Officer, spoke at the Illinois Public Fund Collective Program on November 30 in Chicago, IL. Alex moderated the panel discussion, “Plan Sponsors | The Asset Allocation/Manager Opportunity Relationship”.


Industry veteran Janie S. Kass, CFA, joins Progress as Deputy Global Head, Marketing and Client Services

November 2016

San Francisco, November 4, 2016 – Progress Investment Management Company, LLC, a leading provider of Emerging Manager of Managers investment strategies, announced today that Janie S. Kass, CFA, has joined the firm as Deputy Global Head, Marketing and Client Services.

An accomplished professional with an impressive career in institutional asset management, Kass will lead a new relationship management role with an emphasis on strategic client engagement. In addition to her work with clients, she will assume a deputy role to assist with the management and oversight of the Marketing & Client Services department. In her role, Ms. Kass will report to Mona Williams, Executive Vice President.


Thurman White spoke at 20th Annual NASP Symposium

October 2016

Thurman V. White, Jr., President and CEO, spoke at the 20th Annual NASP Symposium, which was held October 17-18 in New York, NY.