Afsaneh Beschloss

Founder at The Rock Creek Group LP

Afsaneh Beschloss

Afsaneh Beschloss

Founder at The Rock Creek Group LP

Overview
Career Highlights

The World Bank Group
Carlyle Asset Management Group
Rock Creek Capital Group, Inc. (Venture Capital)

RelSci Relationships

7890

Number of Boards

23

Number of Awards

3

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Co-Founder at The Carlyle Group, Inc.

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Employee at Urban Institute

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Founder at World Resources Institute, Inc.

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Public Broadcasting Service

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President & Chief Executive Officer at Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America

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Vice Chairman at Johns Hopkins University

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Principal at UFX Holding I Corp.

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Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at Wolfensohn Fund Management LP

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Former Visiting Fellow at Peter G. Peterson Institute for International Economics

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Lifetime Member of the Board of Directors at Council on Foreign Relations

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Founder at The Rock Creek Group LP
Family Members
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Secretary, Board of Trustees at Maret School, Inc.

MARET IS A VIBRANT K-12, CO-EDUCATIONAL, INDEPENDENT SCHOOL IN WASHINGTON, DC. WE IGNITE OUR STUDENTS' POTENTIAL AND FOSTER THEIR ACADEMIC, ARTISTIC, AND ATHLETIC TALENTS.

Education
MPhil (Honors) in Economics

Oxford is a collegiate university, consisting of the central University and colleges. The central University is composed of academic departments and research centres, administrative departments, libraries and museums. The 38 colleges are self-governing and financially independent institutions, which are related to the central University in a federal system. There are also six permanent private halls, which were founded by different Christian denominations and which still retain their Christian character.

Undergraduate Degree

University of Kent is a higher education teaching and research institute that offers undergraduate, postgraduate, and part-time courses. It offers a website that enables students and interested parties to search and find information about its courses. University of Kent is located in the United Kingdom, Europe, and more.

Memberships
Member
Current

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Member
Current

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member
Current

The participating CEOs lead companies that collectively employ more than five million people, generate more than $2 trillion in annual revenue, and represent 11 countries and a diverse group of industries.

Career History
Founder
2002 - Current

The Rock Creek Group is a leading, highly respected global investment and advisory firm that provides our investors with solutions to achieve their return and risk objectives. We are trusted by endowments, foundations, corporate and public pension funds, sovereign wealth funds and other institutional investors to preserve and expand their assets, which support retired people and future generations, as well as revered charitable institutions, universities and colleges. Rock Creek grounds our service to clients on a culture of strong strategic partnership and rigorous process, and also on an advanced analytic platform of our own design – Rock Creek Solutions – that facilitates successful and well-documented investment decisions. Our team members have a long history of investing in traditional and alternative asset classes. Rock Creek is a leader in identifying new talent among emerging managers. We have substantial experience over our careers investing in emerging and frontier markets since the 1980’s. In close collaboration with clients, Rock Creek constructs portfolios to meet their specific requirements that incorporate both top-down asset allocation judgments and careful selection of investments. With decades of financial market experience, the Rock Creek team brings to these decisions the broad perspective of globally diverse professionals trained in major investment-related fields. Our team is dedicated to our clients and the discipline of investing and we share a deep conviction that able, energetic, and principled professionals can achieve outstanding results.

Executive Officer
Tenure Unconfirmed
Chief Executive Officer
2003 - Prior

Founded in 1992 by Arthur Cahoon and James Dahl, Rock Creek Capital Group, Inc. is a private equity firm located in Jacksonville, Florida.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2005 - 2007

AMB Property Corp. develops, acquires, owns and manages industrial properties. It is organized as a self-administered real estate investment trust. It focuses on distribution and logistics facilities in key trade and supply chain markets. The company's properties are located in 15 countries in North and South America, Europe and Asia and total 160 million square feet. The company was founded by Hamid R. Moghadan, Douglas D. Abbey, and T. Robert Burke in 1983 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA

Director
2005 - Prior

Prologis is the leading owner, operator and developer of industrial logistics real estate across the Americas, Europe and Asia. We create value by developing and managing a world-class portfolio of high-quality logistics and distribution facilities, serving customers and investors as an integral part of the global supply chain.

Member, Board of Directors
2002 - 2008

Temple-Inland, Inc. manufactures corrugated packaging and building products. It operates through the Corrugated Packaging and Building Products segments. The firm's Corrugated Packaging segment deals with the manufacture of containerboard, linerboard, corrugating medium, and white-top linerboard and converts them into a line of corrugated packaging. Its Building Products segment handles the production of lumber, gypsum wallboard, particleboard, medium density fiberboard and fiberboard. The company was founded in 1983 and is headquartered in Memphis, TN.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior

Sesame Workshop develops educational content for television, radio, and magazines. The company produces the Emmy Award-winning children's show Sesame Street. It was founded in 1968 by Joan Ganz Cooney and Lloyd N. Morrisett and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

Member, Board of Trustees
Prior

The Colonial Williamsburg Foundation operates the world’s largest living history museum in Williamsburg, Virginia—the restored 18th-century capital of Britain’s largest, wealthiest, and most populous outpost of empire in the New World. In Colonial Williamsburg’s 301-acre Historic Area stand hundreds of restored, reconstructed, and historically furnished buildings. Costumed interpreters tell the stories of the men and women of the 18th-century city—black, white, and native American, slave, indentured, and free—and the challenges they faced. They help the future learn from the past.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$10K - $100K
2019

World Resources Institute, Inc. provides solutions for environmental, resource, population and developmental problems. The company was founded by James G. Speth in 1982 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

$25K - $50K
2018

Council on Foreign Relations, Inc. provides and disseminates ideas on foreign policies to individuals, corporate members, journalists and policy makers. It operates a forum for government officials, students and other interested parties to study and discuss world issues and impact on American foreign policies. The company publishes Foreign Affairs, a magazine that comes out six times a year, along with books and studies by its own scholars. Council on Foreign Relations was founded in 1921 and is headquartered in New York City, NY.

$10K +
2017

World Resources Institute, Inc. provides solutions for environmental, resource, population and developmental problems. The company was founded by James G. Speth in 1982 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Political Donations
$5,400
2016

Representative from Massachusetts's 7th Congressional District

$2,600
2014

Senator from New York

$5,200
2013

Representative from Massachusetts's 7th Congressional District

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Prudence Crandall Fund Iii LLC raised money in a private placement transaction

Awards & Honors
Rank #22
2014
American Banker - The 25 Most Powerful Women in Finance
2011
Hedge Fund Journal - 50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds
Institutional Investor Magazine - Lifetime Achievement Award
Events
Speaker
2018 World Economic Forum Annual Meeting

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