Searches and Hires

University of Calgary taps Albourne Partners as private equity, private infrastructure consultant

University of Calgary, Alberta, hired Albourne Partners as a private equity and private infrastructure consultant to its C$900 million ($690 million) general endowment, a university spokesman confirmed.

Albourne will assist the university in managing new 10% allocations to both asset classes, according to an RFP issued Nov. 30, 2017.

The asset classes are part of a new asset allocation for the endowment approved in 2016. Aon Hewitt Investment Consulting, the plan's general investment consultant, assisted with the new allocation.