Harvard's sluggish performance counters Mendillo's optimism

June 2014
Pensions & Investments;6/23/2014, Vol. 42 Issue 13, p2
The article examines the resignation of Jane Mendillo as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Harvard Management Co., the manager of the endowment of Harvard University. Research indicating that Harvard's endowment had a 1.7 percent annual rate of return for the five years ending June 30, 2013 is contrasted with statements by Mendillo that the endowment will soon enjoy robust growth in returns.


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