About State of Wisconsin Investment Board
State Wisconsin Investment Board is the investment decision maker for the State of Wisconsin managing $84 Billion. The contribution is by the Wisconsin Retirement Services, State Investment Fund and Five State Trust Fund.
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Headquarter Location
121 East Wilson Street
Madison, Wisconsin, 53703-4079,
Latest State of Wisconsin Investment Board News
Feb 16, 2021
State of Wisconsin Investment Board CIO David Villa Passes at Age 66 Posted on 02/16/2021 David Villa joined the State of Wisconsin Investment Board in 2006 as chief investment officer and was appointed executive director in 2018. “SWIB and the State of Wisconsin have lost a visionary leader and a devoted public servant,” said David Stein, Chairman of SWIB’s Board of Trustees said in a press release. “For 15 years, David worked tirelessly to build an organization committed to helping Wisconsin’s public sector employees to retire in dignity.” State of Wisconsin Investment Board confirmed David Villa died on February 13, 2021 at the age of 66. Prior to joining SWIB, David served for two and a half years as the Chief Investment Officer for the State Board of Administration of Florida and twelve years with UBS Global Asset Management, previously Brinson Partners. He began his career with First Chicago and Arthur Andersen. At the time of his death, David served as a trustee of the Financial Accounting Foundation, which is the parent organization of the Financial Accounting Standards Board and the Governmental Accounting Standards Board. He was a member of the 300 Club, a group of leading investment professionals from across the globe, and was serving as a director and treasurer of the Marguerite Casey Foundation, a foundation dedicated to empowering low income families to work together to build their communities. David graduated with a BA in Economics from Princeton University, an MA in Latin American Studies from Stanford University, and an MBA, in Finance and Accounting, from Northwestern University.
State of Wisconsin Investment Board Team
2 Team Members
State of Wisconsin Investment Board has 2 team members, including current Managing Director, Ronald Mensink.