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.

Laurence D. Fink MBA '76

Chairman of the Board
Chairman and CEO
BlackRock Inc.

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Larry Fink

Founding Members

 
David Ackert
David Ackert

MBA '82
Managing Member
Crystal Lake Capital
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Robert Beyer
Robert D. Beyer

MBA '83
Chairman
Chaparal Investments
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David Booth
David G. Booth

Chairman and CEO
Dimensional Fund Advisors, Inc. Learn More

Charles E. Davidson
Kenneth F. Broad

MBA '94
Founding Partner
Jackson Square Partners
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Bill Cockrum
Bill Cockrum

MBA ’61 Harvard
Adjunct Professor of Finance Learn More

Richard R. Crowell
Richard R. Crowell

MBA '80
Managing Partner
Vance Street Capital, LLC Learn More

Charles E. Davidson
Charles E. Davidson

MBA '77
Chairman
Wexford Capital

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Joel P. Fried
Joel P. Fried

MBA '86
President
PRIMECAP Management Company Learn More

George A. Froley III
George A. Froley III

MBA '61
Consultant
Pacific Income Advisors Learn More

Stephen A. Greene
Stephen A. Greene

MBA '85
Managing Partner
Crevice Capital Partners Learn More

B. Kipling Hagopian
B. Kipling Hagopian

Managing Partner
AppleOaks Partners, LLC Learn More

Timothy D. Jensen
Timothy D. Jensen

MBA '88
Managing Director
Oaktree Capital Management Learn More

Richard A. Kayne
Richard A. Kayne

MBA '68
CEO
Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors Learn More

Martin C. Murrer
Martin C. Murrer

MBA '81
Co-Founder and Principal
GSM Advisors Learn More

Ben Nickoll
Ben Nickoll

Partner
Ore Hill Partners LLC Learn More

Richard A. Kayne
Timothy M. Pennington III

MBA '66
Founder
Brentwood Associates Learn More

Edward W. Wedbush
Edward W. Wedbush

MBA '57
President and CEO
Wedbush Morgan Securities Learn More

Richard S. Wiley
Richard S. Wiley

President
Pegasus Aviation Inc

Advisory Members

 
Matthew Barrett
Matthew Barrett

MBA '86

Jeffry P. Brown
Jeffry P. Brown

MBA '81
Independent Director
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John R. Casaudoumecq
John R. Casaudoumecq

MBA '85 Learn More

William L. Davis
William L. Davis

Chairman
WLD Davis Holdings, LLC Learn More

Jeffrey S. Deutschman
Jeffrey S. Deutschman

MBA '81
Managing Director
Apollo Global Management Learn More

Charles E. Davidson
Richard J. Farber

MBA '88
Managing Partner
McKendree Capital Learn More

William O. Grabe
William O. Grabe

MBA '63
Managing Director
General Atlantic LLC Learn More

David Hou
David Hou

MBA '92
Senior Managing Director
First Republic Bank Learn More

Christopher (Kit) D. Jennings
Christopher (Kit) D. Jennings

MBA '80
Managing Director
Roth Capital Partners Learn More

Chris M. Kanoff
Chris M. Kanoff

MBA '84
Executive Vice President
Jefferies and Company Inc. Learn More

Dennis J. Keegan
Dennis J. Keegan

MBA '80 Learn More

Raymond Kennedy
Raymond Kennedy

MBA '88
Portfolio Manager
Hotchkis & Wiley Learn More

O. Kit Lokey
O. Kit Lokey

MBA '67
CEO
Houlihan Lokey Howard & Zukin Learn More

Thomas E. McCarthy
Thomas E. McCarthy

MBA '80
Co-President
McCarthy Cook & Company LLC Learn More

Mitchell J. Milia
Mitchell J. Milias

Chairman
PRIMECAP Management

Karlheinz Muhr
Karlheinz Muhr

MBA '85
Executive Vice Chairman
Bank of America Merrill Lynch Learn More

Christopher Myers
Christopher Myers

MBA '91
President and CEO
Citizens Business Bank Learn More

Joan A. Payden
Joan A. Payden

President and CEO
Payden & Rygel Investment Management Learn More

Robert W. Schult
Robert W. Schult

Co-Founder and Managing Director
VMG Equity Partners, LLC Learn More

Karlheinz Muhr
Leland L. Sun

MBA '86
Chairman and Founder
Pan Asian Mortgage Company, Ltd. Learn More

David Windreich
David Windreich

MBA '83
Managing Member
Och-Ziff Management Learn More