Commonfund Names Head of Consultant Relations

September 7, 2011 ( - Commonfund, investment manager for institutional investors including pension funds and endowments and foundations, announced the appointment of Lou Ann Dolan as Managing Director, Group Head of Consultant Relations.

Dolan will assume the leadership of a team of Commonfund consultant relationship managers.  

According to the announcement, Dolan has over 35 years of institutional investment experience.  Before joining Commonfund, she was with Trust Company of the West where she was responsible for consultant relations for traditional and alternative investment mandates. Her prior experience has also included J.P. Morgan Investment Management where she managed a U.S. consultant relations program. Prior to that, she spent over 15 years as an investment consultant, first with William Mercer, Incorporated and then with Callan Associates.    

Dolan earned a BA in French from Ursinus College cum laude and an MBA in Finance from New York University.