Board Leadership

The Laurence and Lori Fink Center for Finance & Investments (FCFI) Board at UCLA Anderson was established to assist the Director in the ongoing growth of the Center and achieving the centers mission of unifying academic research and practice in the field of finance. It provides oversight of select functions, addresses relevant issues and provides counsel on critical issues. 

 

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

Laurence Fink
Laurence D. Fink
MBA '76
Chairman and CEO
BlackRock Inc.

FOUNDING MEMBERS

David Ackert
David Ackert
MBA '82
Operating Director
Paine & Partners
Robert Beyer
Robert D. Beyer
MBA '83
Chairman
Chaparal Investments
David Booth
David G. Booth
Chairman and CEO
Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc.
Richard Crowell
Bill Cockrum
MBA ’61 Harvard
Adjunct Professor of Finance
Richard Crowell
Richard R. Crowell
MBA '80
Managing Partner
Vance Street Capital, LLC

Charles E. Davidson
MBA '77
Chairman
Wexford Capital
Joel Fried
Joel P. Fried

MBA '86
President
PRIMECAP Management Company
George Froley
George A. Froley III

MBA '61
Consultant
Pacific Income Advisors
Kip Hagopian
B. Kipling Hagopian

MBA '66
Managing Partner
AppleOaks Partners, LLC
Timothy Jensen
Timothy D. Jensen
MBA '88
Managing Director
Oaktree Capital Management
Richard Kayne
Richard A. Kayne

MBA '68
CEO
Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors
Martin Murrer
Martin C. Murrer

MBA '81
Partner
Sagent Advisors
Timothy Pennington
Timothy M. Pennington III
MBA '66
Founder
Brentwood Associates

Ben Nickoll

Partner
Ore Hill Partners LLC
Edward Wedbush
Edward W. Wedbush

MBA '57
President and CEO
Wedbush Morgan Securities

Richard S. Wiley
President
Pegasus Aviation Inc

ADVISORY MEMBERS


Matthew Barrett
MBA '86
William Davis
William L. Davis

Chairman
WLD Davis Holdings, LLC

Jeffrey S. Deutschman
MBA '81
Partner
Stonetower Capital
Richard J. Farber
Richard J. Farber

MBA '88
Managing Partner
McKendree Capital
William Grabe
William O. Grabe

MBA '63
Managing Director
General Atlantic LLC
Stephen Greene
Stephen A. Greene
MBA '85
Managing Partner
Crevice Capital Partners
David Hou
David Hou
MBA '92
Senior Managing Director
First Republic Bank
Christopher D. Jennings
Christopher (Kit) D. Jennings
MBA '80
Managing Director
Roth Capital Partners
Chris M. Kanoff
Chris M. Kanoff
MBA '84
Executive Vice President
Jefferies and Company Inc.
Raymond Kennedy
Raymond Kennedy
MBA '88
Kit Lokey
O. Kit Lokey

MBA '67
CEO
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin
Thomas E. McCarthy
Thomas E. McCarthy
MBA '80
Co-President
McCarthy Cook & Company LLC

Mitchell J. Milias

Chairman
PRIMECAP Management
Karlheinz Muhr
Karlheinz Muhr

MBA '85
Chairman and CEO
QFS Asset Management

Christopher Myers
MBA '91
President and CEO
Citizens Business Bank
Joan Payden
Joan A. Payden

President and CEO
Payden & Rygel Investment Management
 Robert Schult
Robert W. Schult

Co-Founder and Managing Director
VMG Equity Partners, LLC
Leland Sun
Leland L. Sun

MBA '86
Chairman and Founder
Pan Asian Mortgage Company, Ltd.
David Windreich
David Windreich

MBA '83
Managing Member
Och-Ziff Management