Keynote Speakers

The Undergraduate WIN conference will feature distinguished keynote speakers/panels from our platinum sponsors, AQR, Capital Group, Dodge & Cox, Fidelity Investments, and Harris Associates.

Thursday, September 30, 2021

Marianne Love
Managing Director, AQR Capital Management

Marianne Love is a Managing Director at AQR Capital Management, where she is a senior member of the firm’s Client Strategies team, collaborating with institutional investors throughout the U.S. and Canada. In this role, she is responsible for overseeing existing client relationships, advising on asset allocation, portfolio construction and AQR’s investment strategies. Marianne sits on the Steering Committee of the AQR Women’s Initiative Network (“WIN”) and co-chairs the Women’s Recruiting Pillar. Prior to AQR, Marianne was the Head of East Coast Client Advisory and Marketing at Greenline Partners and a client advisor at Bridgewater Associates. Earlier, in Goldman, Sachs & Co.’s Pension, Endowment and Foundation Group, she developed custom cross-asset solutions for clients. She began her career as an analyst in Goldman Sachs’ Corporate Treasury. She earned an A.B. in economics from Princeton University, graduating magna cum laude, and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

Capital Group Keynote Panel

Lily S. Beischer, CFA
Vice President, Dodge & Cox

Lily S. Beischer, Vice President. Ms. Beischer received her B.A. degree (cum laude) from Yale University in 1992 and her M.B.A. and J.D. (cum laude) degrees from Harvard in 1998. Prior to graduate school, she worked for McKinsey & Company as a management consultant. Ms. Beischer joined Dodge & Cox in 1998, left the firm to work at Looksmart, Inc. in 1999, and then rejoined Dodge & Cox in 2001. Ms. Beischer is a member of the State Bar of California Bar (inactive). She is a shareholder of the firm and a CFA charterholder.

Friday, October 1, 2021

Catriona Martin
CIO, Bonds, Fidelity Investments Keynote

Catriona Martin is chief investment officer in the Bond group within the Fixed Income division at Fidelity Investments. Fidelity Investments is a leading provider of investment management, retirement planning, portfolio guidance, brokerage, benefits outsourcing, and other financial products and services to institutions, financial intermediaries, and individuals.

In this role, Ms. Martin is responsible for the bond investment management process, which includes management of the Bond division portfolio managers, oversight of investment strategies, and coordination of activities to ensure consistency and stability in the investment process. Additionally, she is responsible for working to develop and grow bond investment management capabilities, investment products, and assets under management.
Prior to assuming her current responsibilities, Ms. Martin was a portfolio manager responsible for managing several institutional portfolios, as well as mutual funds available exclusively to Canadian investors. Additionally, she co-managed various investment-grade bond subportfolios available exclusively to Canadian investors. Previously, Ms. Martin managed short-term and stable value portfolios for Fidelity’s insurance company and institutional clients. She was also a trader for Fidelity’s Taxable Bond group. She has been in the financial industry since 1995.

Ms. Martin earned her bachelor of arts degree in economics and mathematics, as well as her master of arts degree in economics, from University College Galway in Ireland.

Harris Associates Keynote