Office of Investment Management Staff

Investment Team

Nicholas A. Warren
Nicholas A. Warren
Chief Investment Officer
781-736-4412 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Nicholas A. Warren joined the Office of Investment Management in January 2011 as the Chief Investment Officer.

Nicholas was previously a managing director with Cambridge Associates, having joined in 2003. Prior to that he worked as an investment analyst at Northwestern University's Investment Office.

Nicholas received a BA in anthropology from Northwestern University in 1996 and an MBA. from the University of Chicago in 2003. He became a CFA® charterholder in 2000.

Nicholas serves on the board and is the Chair of the Investment Committee for the Nellie Mae Education Foundation.

Tarek Saghir
Tarek Saghir
Director of Investments
781-736-8762 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Tarek Saghir joined the Office of Investment Management in 2021. He is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, and monitoring investments on behalf of the university’s endowment.

Tarek was previously a Principal at GroveStreet, where he joined in 2013. Prior to that, he worked at the Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB) in a direct investment role, and as a consultant at McKinsey & Co.

Tarek holds a B.A.Sc. in Chemical Engineering from the University of Toronto (National Scholar), a JD from Harvard Law School (magna cum laude), and an MBA from Harvard Business School (Baker Scholar). He is a member of the New York State Bar.

Joon Yoo
Joon Yoo
Senior Investment Analyst
781-736-4447 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Joon Yoo joined the Office of Investment Management in September 2018. As an investment analyst, Joon works with both the investment and operational sides of the endowment, primarily supporting directors and associate directors in conducting investment research and making recommendations on new and existing investment partners. She also supports the chief investment officer with risk management and portfolio construction analysis.

Joon graduated from the Honors Program at Boston College's Carroll School of Management with a BS in business management with concentrations in finance and marketing in 2017.

jared boothe
Jared Boothe
Investment Analyst
781-736-4441 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Jared Boothe joined the Office of Investment Management in June 2020. Jared is as an investment analyst, working with the investment and operational sides of the endowment to support directors and associate directors with investment research and recommendations on new and existing investment partners. He also supports the chief investment officer with risk management and portfolio construction analysis.

Jared graduated from Williams College with a dual BA in Economics and History in 2020.

Operations Team

Pamela Regan
Pamela Regan
Director of Operations
781-736-4419 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Pamela Regan joined the Office of Investment Management in 2007. As director of investment operations she is responsible for all operations relative to the university endowment portfolio including cash management, investment performance, and reporting. Pamela monitors investment exposures, liquidity, and risk for the portfolio. Pamela conducts operational due diligence for new and existing investment managers evaluating business operations, compliance, and technology infrastructure of the firm.

She has more than 30 years of experience in financial information systems, investment accounting and investment operations. Prior to her current position at Brandeis University, Pamela worked for The New England, Keyport Life Insurance Co, and Aviva Life Insurance Co.

Pamela received her BS in accounting from Bentley University.

Alexa Buccieri
Alexa Buccieri
Department Coordinator
781-736-8701 125 High Street, 2nd Floor Oliver Tower, Boston MA

Alexa Buccieri joined the Office of Investment Management in February 2018. As department coordinator she is responsible for assisting team members with administrative and operational duties and providing day-to-day support.

She has previously worked in administration for Intersystems Corporation and Granite Telecommunications.

Alexa graduated cum laude from Hofstra University with a BA in psychology in 2009.

Brandeis Investment Office Alumni

Courtney Dolan
Courtney Dolan

Trader/Analyst, Boston Hill Advisors
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Deborah Shufrin
Deborah Shufrin

Chief Investment Officer, Colby College
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Sarah Mooren
Sarah Mooren

Associate Investment Director, Cambridge Associates
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Nita Prasad
Nita Prasad

Stay-at-Home Parent
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Christopher Lenox
Christopher Lenox

Managing Director of Investment, The Johns Hopkins University
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Debby Kuenstner
Debby Kuenstner

Chief Investment Officer, Wellesley College
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Alison Svizzero

Director of Investments, Children's Hospital Boston
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