Sheryl Schwartz joins Perseus as senior managing director
Ms. Schwartz joined TIAA in 1988 and held a variety of positions there. She worked three years investing in corporate private placements, two years trading secondary private placements and four years investing in mortgage and asset-backed securities.
Beginning in 1997, Ms. Schwartz established the TIAA alternative investment program and successfully built a diversified portfolio of approximately $13 billion of commitments. As head of the alternative investment team, she managed a team of 10 professionals and was responsible for all fund, direct private equity co investment and mezzanine debt opportunities sourced from TIAA’s relationships with fund managers. ■