Janet R. Cowell

Chief Executive Officer at Girls Who Invest

Janet R. Cowell

Janet R. Cowell

Chief Executive Officer at Girls Who Invest

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Raleigh, NC

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07/1969 - Memphis, TN, United States



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Managing Director at Morgan Stanley

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Co-Founder at ChannelAdvisor Corp.

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Director, President & Chief Executive Officer at ChannelAdvisor Corp.

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Former Senior Research Partner at 55 Capital Partners LLC

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Former Manager at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

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Founder at Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights

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Chairman at Chiron Investment Management LLC

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Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer at State Board of Administration of Florida

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State Treasurer at Connecticut Office of the State Treasurer

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Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer at James River Group Holdings Ltd.

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Janet R. Cowell
Chief Executive Officer at Girls Who Invest
Class of 1995

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

Undergraduate Degree
Class of 1990

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is a private, Ivy League university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

Master's Degree in International Studies

Founded in 1983 by Leonard A. Lauder, Chairman Emeritus of the Estee Lauder Companies and the Honorable Ronald S. Lauder, the Lauder Institute now has a 30-year tradition of preparing future business leaders through a joint degree program in international management, integrating an MA in International Studies from Penn's School of Arts and Sciences with a Wharton MBA or a JD from Penn Law.

Career History
Chief Executive Officer
2018 - Current

Seema Hingorani founded Girls Who Invest (“GWI”) in 2015 which is a non-profit organization dedicated to increasing the number of women in portfolio management and executive leadership in the asset management industry.

2009 - 2017

NCRS, the investment operations arm of the State Treasurer, actively invests and manages the systems' assets, including the State's pension and retirement benefits. They invest their assets in a range of investments, including public equity, fixed income, real estate, alternative investments, opportunistic fixed income and inflation protection investment. The purpose of investing across all these investment classes is to generate a reasonable return that will adequately fund current and future benefit payments, while attempting to minimize overall cash contributions from employers and employees.

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Member, Leadership Council

Robert F. SmithJRF's ROBIE Achievement in Industry AwardRobert F. Smith is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Vista Equity Partners, a leading $14 billion private equity firm focused on software and technology-related businesses. Since Vista's founding in 2000, Mr. Smith has overseen more than 170 completed transactions by the firm representing over $45 billion in transaction value. In November 2015, for the second year in a row and based on its performance over the last 11 years, Vista was named as world's #1 performing private equity firm, according to the HEC-Dow Jones annual ranking. An engaged philanthropist, Mr. Smith launched a national effort in 2010 entitled Project Realize, based on his visionary approach of "Free Market Philanthropy." He is the Chairman of Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights and the Founding Director and Chairman of the Fund II Foundation, which is dedicated to preserving the African-American experience, safeguarding human rights, providing music education, preserving the environment, and sustaining critical American values.

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New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-PA Metropolitan Statistical Area
5th Annual Women's Alternative Investment Summit

The 5th Annual Women's Alternative Investment Summit is a conference to enhance networking, fundraising, and deal-making opportunities for senior-level women across the broad spectrum of alternative investments.

Los Angeles, CA, United States
2013 Milken Institute Global Conference

Through a unique international agenda and some of the smartest speakers on the planet, the Milken Institute Global Conference tackles the world’s most difficult challenges in an array of fields - from finance and philanthropy, to the environment and education, to government and health.

Los Angeles, CA, United States
2011 Milken Institute Global Conference

The 2011 Milken Institute Global Conference brings together some of the most extraordinary people in the world - from entrepreneurs and executives to philanthropists, scientists and Nobel laureates. Together they explore solutions to today's most pressing social, political and economic challenges.

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