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Bei’s Story

Bei Saville is the Chief Investment Officer for Endowments and Foundations at Northern Trust, where she is responsible for managing not-for-profit investment programs. She serves as a member of Northern Trust’s Investment Oversight Committee and the Chair of Northern Trust’s Endowment and Foundation Investment Committee. Bei’s investment career began in the mid-90’s, and over the past 20+ years she has established a reputation as a long-term investor in a variety of asset classes and geographies. She is a frequent speaker at institutional investment forums and has published a number of whitepapers in leading investment magazines. She was recognized as one of the “50 Leading Women in Hedge Funds” by Hedge Funds Journal in 2017, “Most Innovative Investment Strategy” by Corporate Livewire in 2015, and “Director of Alternative Investments of the Year” by International Hedge Funds Awards in 2014.

Bei has a cross-cultural, multi-disciplinary background. She was educated and has worked in both China and the US. Her favorable subject in high school was physics and her hobby is playing bridge.