Tamara LarsenDirector, Asset Management
Ms. Larsen is a Director in Perella Weinberg Partners’ Asset Management business. In this role, Ms. Larsen is responsible for co-leading the Mission-Aligned Investment practice of the firm. She is also a member of the Agility private investments team and Investment Committee.
Ms. Larsen has more than 18 years of investment experience. Prior to joining Perella Weinberg Partners, Ms. Larsen was at Russell Investments from 2008 to 2017, where she most recently served as Head of Private Markets Research, responsible for leading the investment selection and due diligence for various private capital investment strategies, including energy, infrastructure, private equity / debt, and real estate; she was also portfolio manager for a mission-aligned mandate focused on the healthcare, climate change mitigation, and financial inclusion sectors. She was a voting member of the Russell Investments Alternatives Subcommittee, which governed all client investment recommendations for hedge funds, private markets and listed real assets. She was previously a Senior Vice President of Centerline Capital Group, where she was a portfolio manager and acquisitions officer for a real estate investment joint venture with California Public Employees’ Retirement System (“CalPERS”). Prior to that, Ms. Larsen held acquisitions roles at Lehman Brothers and boutique real estate investment manager Thor Equities. Ms. Larsen began her career as an Analyst at J.P. Morgan Asset Management.
Ms. Larsen earned a MSc in Real Estate Development from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a B.A. in Economics from Smith College. She serves on the boards of Colorado Public Television (CPT12) and a renewable energy venture focused on Sub-Saharan Africa.