Facetime with Mark Yusko, Morgan Creek Capital
Mark W. Yusko is the CEO & Chief Investment Officer of Morgan Creek Capital Management. He is also Managing Partner for Morgan Creek Digital Assets. Prior to forming Morgan Creek, Mr. Yusko was President, Chief Investment Officer and Founder of UNC Management Company (UNCMC), the Endowment investment office for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He led UNCMC from inception in 1998 to 2004 and was responsible for all investment activities including strategic and tactical asset allocation, investment manager selection, manager performance evaluation, spending policy management and performance reporting. Prior to his tenure at UNCMC, Mr. Yusko was the Senior Investment Director for the University of Notre Dame Investment Office where he joined as the Assistant Investment Officer in October of 1993. He worked with the Chief Investment Officer in all aspects of Endowment Management. Mark received his Bachelor of Science Degree, with Honors, in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame and a Masters of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of Chicago.
Peter Salvage leads the bank’s services to credit fund managers, including managers of private debt, direct-lending, CLOs and syndicated loan portfolios. His role includes developing the bank’s long-term strategy to drive growth in the space and executing the delivery of those services to the bank’s credit fund manager clients.
Peter joined BNY Mellon in 2017 as the Global Head of Hedge Fund Services from SS&C Technologies, where he was a Managing Director based in London and New York. Prior, Peter was Citibank’s Managing Director in charge of Hedge Fund Services in EMEA and North America, where he founded Citi’s bank loan and OTC derivative services and was head of Citi Prime Brokerage’s portfolio management technology service. Before joining Citi, he led J.P. Morgan’s single manager hedge fund services business and was a management consultant to the securities services industry. Prior to his financial services career, Peter was a war correspondent based in Berlin, Brussels and London.
Peter is on the Board of Directors of the Managed Funds Association. He holds an MBA from Northwestern University, an M.S. from Columbia University, and a BSc. from the London School of Economics.
ZOOM Conference room provided by YJP
This event starts on Wednesday April 1st at 6:00 PM.
YJP is excited to be launching our "FaceTime with Finance Leaders" series! This initiative has been launched so that we can keep true to our mission of providing mentorship opportunities for young professionals amid this tumultuous time. This one hour roundtable will be held through YJP's digital platform.
Please join YJP and Mark Yusko on April 1st as we discuss the current state of the market and how to rise above the damage and set ourselves on successful paths.
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This event is complimentary for:
Professional level members in the Finance division.
Young Leadership members and above levels.