Hot Topics: Cambridge Associates’ Celia Dallas (MBA ’96) on Assets and Investing

By Dave Hendrick

Celia Dallas is chief investment strategist and managing director of Cambridge Associates, where she is responsible for formulating the company’s investment strategy and advising on portfolio construction. Dallas recently visited the University of Virginia Darden School of Business to deliver a guest lecture to students in the “Hot Topics” course.

After the course, Dallas joined Darden for a video interview to discuss areas of interest within her industry, including management fees, driving returns in a low-interest environment and the rise in passive investment management, among other topics.

Watch clips from the interview below:

What’s Behind the Rise in Passive Investment Management?

Best Practices for Asset Owners Building Direct Investment Capabilities

The Top Industry Pressures Facing Investment Consultants

Where are Endowment and Foundation Allocations Shifting?

How Institutional Investors Drive Better Management Fees and Terms

Why Endowments and Foundations Value Active Investment Strategies

About the University of Virginia Darden School of Business

The University of Virginia Darden School of Business prepares responsible global leaders through unparalleled transformational learning experiences. Darden’s graduate degree programs (MBA, MSBA and Ph.D.) and Executive Education & Lifelong Learning programs offered by the Darden School Foundation set the stage for a lifetime of career advancement and impact. Darden’s top-ranked faculty, renowned for teaching excellence, inspires and shapes modern business leadership worldwide through research, thought leadership and business publishing. Darden has Grounds in Charlottesville, Virginia, and the Washington, D.C., area and a global community that includes 18,000 alumni in 90 countries. Darden was established in 1955 at the University of Virginia, a top public university founded by Thomas Jefferson in 1819 in Charlottesville, Virginia.


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