Senior Director, Public Equity
Maurice G. Perry, CFA, is the Senior Director of Public Equities. He is responsible for the management, selection and monitoring of all public equity strategies and has 22 years of investment industry experience.
Prior to joining Ascension Investment Management, Mr. Perry was Managing Director for UNC Management Co. in Chapel Hill, NC, where he oversaw the public investments portfolio at the $4 billion endowment. Prior to joining UNC Management Co. in 2005, Mr. Perry was Director of Investments for the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in Miami, FL, a private foundation with $2 billion in assets under management. Mr. Perry was also Senior Analyst from 1999 to 2001 at Ronald Blue & Co., a registered investment advisor in Atlanta, GA that manages over $4 billion for individual and institutional clients.
Mr. Perry is a CFA charter holder. He received a BA from the University of Florida and holds a MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He serves as a board member of the investment committee at Covenant College, a Christian liberal arts college located in Lookout Mountain, GA.