PAAMCo's Buchan To Lead CAIA

Feb 21 2012 | 1:17am ET

The Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst Association has named Pacific Alternative Asset Management Co. co-founder and CEO Jane Buchan its new chairman.

Buchan has served on the CAIA's board since 2009. Before founding PAAMCo, she was a finance professor at Dartmouth College.

"The world continues to increase in complexity and helping investors understand the growing array of investment opportunities and risks involved is central to CAIA's mission," she said. "I am excited to continue to work with the preeminent provider of alternative investment education."

Buchan succeeds CAIA co-founder and University of Massachusetts finance professor Thomas Schneeweis as chairman.


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