Flora Hedrick is the Managing Vice President, Investments. She is responsible for developing an alternatives investment strategy and incorporating alternatives into the firm’s investment products and solutions. Mrs. Hedrick has 18 years of experience in the investment industry. Previously, Flora Hedrick was a Principal Portfolio Manager at The World Bank Pension in the Private Markets Group where she was responsible for sourcing and underwriting private equity and credit investments. She also was instrumental in developing an in-house private equity co-investment program. Prior to The World Bank, Flora Hedrick was a Vice President in the Private Equity Funds and Co-investments Group at GIC. She also led the coverage of distressed investments for GIC. Prior to GIC, Flora Hedrick worked in the Investment Banking department of Merrill Lynch. Flora Hedrick holds Master of Arts and Master of Science degrees from Stanford University, as well as a Bachelor of arts degree in Economics from Beijing University. She has earned the Chartered Financial Analyst® (CFA) designation.