Sam Masoudi, CFA, CAIA - Chief Investment Officer
Sam Masoudi has 25 years of financial industry experience. He has been the CIO for the Wyoming Retirement System since December 2013. Prior to that, he served as a Managing Director of Tulane University’s endowment fund for five years. He was a founder and portfolio manager for eight years at the hedge fund Silver Peak.
Sam’s other investment experience includes three years at Veronis Suhler Stevenson (private equity fund) as a director, and four years as an assistant vice president in real estate investment banking at PaineWebber and Kidder Peabody, two New York based investment banks.
Sam received his B.S. in Finance and Investing from Babson College. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst (CAIA) designations. He was born and raised in Denver, CO.
John Kreiter, CFA - Senior Investment Officer
Andrew Mayer, CFA - Senior Investment Officer
Jose Briones - Analyst
Joe graduated with an MS in Finance and a BS in Finance and Economics at the University of Wyoming. He joined the Wyoming Retirement System in December 2016 as a full-time analyst, working primarily on the equity allocations of the portfolio.