Michel A. D.

Chief Investment Officer at Andreessen Horowitz

Michel A. D. has a strong background in investment and finance. Michel A. is currently working as the Chief Investment Officer at Andreessen Horowitz, a position they started in 2022. Prior to that, they served as the Chief Investment Officer at Jordan Park Group from 2017 to 2022, where they managed approximately $16B in assets and implemented a modified endowment approach. Before that, Michel held the role of Managing Director at Makena Capital from 2010 to 2018. Michel A. also has experience as a lead economics instructor at Stanford University and as a senior and sole securities analyst at Scion Capital, LLC. Michel started their career at McKinsey as an engagement manager and worked as a portfolio risk manager at Pacificorp Power before joining Glenbrook Asset Management as an analyst and trader.

Michel A.D. began their education at LFI, where they obtained a French Baccalaureate Section D degree from 1983 to 1988. Michel A. then attended the University of Virginia from 1988 to 1993, earning a B.Sc in Systems Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. Subsequently, Michel pursued a Master of Philosophy in Economics at the University of Cambridge from 1993 to 1994. Continuing their academic journey, they attended Stanford University from 1994 to 1996, obtaining a Master of Science degree in Engineering-Economic Systems. Michel then pursued their Ph.D. in Management Science & Engineering at Stanford University from 1996 to 1999. Furthermore, in 1996, they also obtained a Certificate in Economics of the European Union from Sciences Po.


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  • Chief Investment Officer

    August, 2022 - present