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Mark W. Yusko

Mark W. Yusko

CEO and CIO
Morgan Creek

Mark Yusko is Founder, CEO and CIO of Morgan Creek Capital Management. Prior to forming Morgan Creek, Yusko was President, CIO  and  Founder of UNC Management Company, Endowment investment office at University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, from 1998 – 2004. He oversaw strategic and tactical asset allocation recommendations to the Fund Board, manager selection, manager performance evaluation, spending policy management and performance reporting.  Total AUM were $1.5 billion ($1.2 billion in endowment assets and $300 million  working capital).  Until 1998, Yusko was  Senior Investment Director at University of Notre Dame Investment Office , he joined as the Assistant Investment Officer in October 1993. He assisted the CIO in all aspects of Endowment Management. Yusko received his Bachelor of Science Degree, with Honors, in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Notre Dame and a Master of Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from the University of Chicago.  Yusko is an Investment Committee member of the MCNC Endowment, member of DukeEngage National Advisory Board  Duke University, President and Chair of  Investment Committee  for Hesburgh-Yusko Scholars Foundation at Notre Dame, and President/Head of Investment Committee of Morgan Creek Foundation.