Alex Doñé is responsible for global functions related to strategic planning, investor capital development and other firm leadership initiatives. He is also involved in leadership and strategic planning on broader firm issues including investment product development and efforts in the environmental, social and governance (ESG) and diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI) arenas and other non-fund businesses and initiatives.
Prior to joining Platinum Equity in 2022, Mr. Doñé was the Chief Investment Officer for the New York City Comptroller’s Office Bureau of Asset Management (NYC BAM) where he oversaw more than $265 billion of assets for the New York City Retirement Systems and their more than 700,000 members, retirees, and beneficiaries. Mr. Doñé joined NYC BAM in 2012 and served as Executive Director of Private Equity; Head of Private Equity; Group Head – Private Markets; Deputy Chief Investment Officer – Private Markets; and Interim Chief Investment Officer before being named CIO in 2018.
Prior to joining NYC BAM, Mr. Doñé served from 2010 to 2012 in the Obama Administration as a Presidential Appointee at the U.S. Department of Commerce’s Minority Business Development Agency. Before that, he was a consultant to a private equity firm and a Director at KPMG Corporate Finance, where he led the Retail Industry Mergers and Acquisitions group. He also spent 11 years at Merrill Lynch as an investment banker.
Mr. Doñé holds an AB from the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University.
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