Jan 1, 2018
Margaret Chen is the Head of CA Capital Management, Cambridge
Associates’ $20 billion Outsourced Chief Investment Officer (OCIO)
business. She has spent twenty years at Cambridge Associates, which
was her first and only stop in the investment business after
getting started in the working world as a management consultant at
Coopers & Lybrand Consulting.
Our conversation covers Margaret’s career path, her evolution from
a consultant to a principal, the value proposition of an OCIO,
measuring performance, and the tension between being the same and
being different for clients. Margaret has the ear of almost
everyone in our field, and brings incredible perspective to
addressing the key issues allocators face.