Kresge Foundation Investment Director

The Kresge Investment Office works to ensure the foundation has the necessary resources to achieve its mission of improving opportunities in America’s cities by managing the foundation’s endowment. The team is responsible for prudently investing funds across a wide variety of asset classes including public equity, private equity, venture capital, hedge funds, natural resources, real estate, and fixed income. By combining a long-term investment horizon with innovative investment strategies, the team strives to consistently be a top performer in its sector

Kresge’s Investment Office has produced industry leading returns among institutional portfolios exceeding $1 billion in assets. The results of the team and individual managers have been validated in the investment community with numerous awards and nominations by aiCIO, Institutional Investor, Trusted Insight and others.

The Kresge Foundation seeks an Investment Director who will work closely with the investment team in all phases of the investment process, from asset allocation to manager hiring, in a wide range of asset classes. The Director will be a generalist and will work across traditional and alternative investments. The Director will be expected to bring a diversified perspective to the investment team that enhances the overall performance of the portfolio.

The Investment Director will serve as a member of the senior team and contribute to investment strategy and manager selection. In addition to working as a member of the senior team, the Director will work closely with Analysts and Associates to provide guidance and actively contribute to their development.


To Apply

The Kresge Foundation is partnering with Renee Neri and Aaron Clubb of Heidrick & Struggles. To apply for the Investment Director position, please send your resume to

About The Kresge Foundation

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The Kresge Foundation, an Equal Opportunity Employer, seeks to reach a broad and diverse candidate pool when filling vacant positions. We strongly encourage applications from people of diverse backgrounds, because we believe that the foundation and its work benefit from the various perspectives and talents of a diverse staff. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability or other applicable legally protected characteristics.