Massachusetts Housing hunts for venture capital manager

Massachusetts Housing Finance Agency Employees' Retirement System, Boston, is searching for a manager to run $1 million to $2 million in a private equity venture capital strategy, according to an RFP on the website of Meketa Investment Group, investment consultant for the $80 million pension fund.

The pension fund intends to commit to a closed-end investment fund. Funds of funds, co-investment funds and secondary funds will not be considered.

The RFP is available on Meketa's website. Proposals are due by 3 p.m. EDT March 11. A selection date could not be learned.

Joseph Petty, executive secretary of the pension fund, and LouAnn Eisenhut, vice president at Meketa, could not be reached by press time.