The Cackle: Episode #44
Investing and Expanding Opportunities for Financial Returns
SPECIAL GUEST: Adrian Ohmer, Investment Director, The Kresge Foundation
AIRED ON: Wednesday, January 27th on Facebook Live or Twitter at 10:30 am EST
The Cackle livestream continued on January 27th as we discussed investing and expanding opportunities for financial returns. Joining us in this next episode is Adrian Ohmer, Investment Director at The Kresge Foundation.
Prior to joining The Kresge Foundation, Adrian served as senior manager of private equity at UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust, where he was involved with managing investments for the largest purchaser of retiree healthcare in the United States and oversaw the Trust’s investments in diverse and emerging managers. He has also held positions with Invest Detroit Ventures and Goldman Sachs.
The Kresge Foundation is a private, national foundation that works to expand opportunities in America’s cities through grantmaking and social investing in arts and culture, education, environment, health, human services and community development, nationally and in Detroit, Memphis and New Orleans.
About The Cackle
Each week on The Cackle, we highlight small businesses, startups, and people who have an impact on communities across the Midwest. We explore a wide range of topics relating to the vibrancy of local economies, including: entrepreneurial journeys, economic trends found in our research, the challenges facing small businesses and startups face, and the importance of building a diverse and inclusive community.