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ARLINGTON, Va., November 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Strategic Investment Group (“Strategic”) is pleased to announce that Jackie O.Gifford joined the firm as Managing Director and Head of Non-U.S. Equities, to co-lead the public equities team with Ted Joseph, Managing Director and Head of US Equities. Jackie joins a team of nine seasoned investment professionals who average 28 years in the industry and 16 years with Strategic.

“Since our inception in 1987, non-U.S. equities have been a central part of our portfolios and our client value proposition,” said Markus Krygier, Co-Chief Investment Officer of Strategic. “Jackie’s in-depth knowledge of global equity markets and managers, excellent leadership skills and an impressive track record of over 25 years of institutional investment experience, including direct portfolio management and product management for an investor institutional, will complement a strong investment team and further strengthen our ability to fulfill our mission to be the trusted and enduring partner of our clients.”

Jackie earned an MBA from Loyola University Graduate School and a BA in Economics with a minor in Finance from Pennsylvania State University. She joined Strategic from the Annie E. Casey Foundation, where she spent more than 10 years, most recently as Director of Tradable Investments, and before that, Director of Hedge Fund Investments. She also served for more than a decade in leadership roles on the Baltimore Child Abuse Center (BCAC) Board of Directors, including Vice President, Treasurer and Secretary.

About Strategic

Strategic Investment Group®pioneer of dedicated outsourced CIO (OCIO) solutions since 1987, has built lasting partnerships with institutional investors as an outsourced investment manager, providing clients with active portfolio management, rigorous risk management and manager selection in open architecture.

Strategic functions as an investment partner and co-trustee of our clients, becoming an extension of their resources. Clients are then free to focus on their core business, while we focus on providing the highly specialized portfolio management expertise clients need to achieve their investment goals. Depending on a client’s needs and preferences, Strategic can orchestrate the management of a comprehensive portfolio comprising multiple asset classes, focus on specific asset classes, such as alternatives (e.g. venture capital /private equity, real estate and/or hedge funds) or international investments or manage strategies with high potential for value creation. Custom Liability Driven Investing (LDI) solutions, whether through an integrated total portfolio approach or a targeted long-term strategy, are also available, as are solutions that meet the objectives investment related to the mission.

We strive to build lasting partnerships with our clients by strengthening their investment programs through a dynamic and rewarding investment process, a strong governance framework and world-class client service. Our mission is to empower investors through experience, innovation and excellence.

strategic had $24.3 billion in discretionary assets under management at September 30, 2022. Personnel information is as of November 1, 2022.

For more information, contact:
Markus KrygierCo-Director of Investments
[email protected]

SOURCE Strategic Investment Group