Nick Smith
Chief Investment Relations Officer

Nick builds and manages our relationships with our Limited Partners and new prospective investors, providing these leading non-profit institutions, educational endowments, and charitable family offices the world-class communication and service they deserve.

Previously, Nick was the Head of Investor Relations at Foresite Capital, where he presided over a period of substantial growth and product expansion. Before that, Nick opened Winton Group’s San Francisco office and data science center, where he served the company as Director and Regional Head of Client Advisory and led Winton’s business development efforts. Nick previously led marketing and investor relations for Northgate Capital and Sagewood Capital.

Nick’s professional experience also includes working for two statewide elected officials within the Office of the Governor and in the Office of the California State Controller. In this capacity, he served as the State Controller’s appointed voting representative on several state boards and commissions, including the boards of the California Public Employees’ Retirement System and the California State Teachers’ Retirement System.

Nick earned a B.A. in political science from the University of California, Los Angeles.


San Diego

Silicon Valley