Center News Magazine: Jason Klein Named Vice President and Chief Investment Officer

Monday, December 1, 2008
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Jason M. Klein has joined Memorial Sloan Kettering as its first Vice President and Chief Investment Officer. Mr. Klein will oversee the Center’s complex investment portfolio, which is globally diverse and includes several niche alternative investments. He will build out a new Investment Management Division to develop in-house expertise to steward the long-term investment assets of Memorial Sloan Kettering.

Mr. Klein is familiar with multiple asset classes and has experience dealing with a complex portfolio. Prior to joining Memorial Sloan Kettering, he was the Chief Investment Officer for the Museum of Modern Art and had been a vice president and principal in the private equity division of Lehman Brothers. He had also been an equity capital markets associate at Prudential Securities and a commercial credit analyst at Chemical Bank. Mr. Klein earned an MBA degree from the Wharton School and a JD degree from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.