Ed Omata, CFA

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Ed Omata, CFA

Co-Chief Investment Officer

Mr. Omata joined Meketa Investment Group in 2008, and has been in the financial services industry for sixteen years.  Mr. Omata serves as Managing Director and Co-Chief Investment Officer of Meketa Fiduciary Management and is a member of the firm’s Investment Committee.  Mr. Omata focuses on investment strategy and tactical asset allocation for the firm’s clients and he oversees the daily operations of Meketa Fiduciary Management.

In addition, Mr. Omata serves as Co-Chair of Meketa Investment Group’s Fiduciary Services Committee, and as a member of the Marketable Securities Investment Committee and Global Macroeconomic Committee.   Mr. Omata is also a member of the public markets research team, and leads due diligence efforts on non U.S. and global equity managers.

Prior to joining Meketa Investment Group, Mr. Omata was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs & Co. in New York.  Mr. Omata worked for the Chief Investment Officer of Goldman Sachs Investment Management, developing strategic and tactical asset allocation strategies.  He also held positions with the Global Manager Strategies group and Private Equity group within Goldman Sachs Asset Management, where he was responsible for investment due diligence on public and private equity managers.  He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Wisconsin at Madison in Finance, Investments & Banking.  Mr. Omata holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and is a member of the CFA Society of San Diego.