Investing for Future Generations

Makena Capital Management is a global, multi-asset class investment manager with $20 billion of assets under management. Our mission is to help our clients achieve their goals by providing superior investment performance.


Our Core Values

1. Partnership

Collaboration, transparency, and alignment are the foundation of our work

2. Team Culture

Our greatest asset, built on integrity, meritocracy, and intellectual rigor

3. Long-term Orientation

Crucial to access superior investments and to manage perpetual portfolios

Makena Team

How We Invest

Investment Philosophy

Rooted in the endowment style of investing, we seek balanced diversification in order to protect and grow multigenerational capital over the long term.

Asset Class Expertise

Makena specializes in constructing alternative asset class portfolios of high-quality investment opportunities.

Manager Selection & Due Diligence

Manager selection and due diligence are our core competencies; benefit from our expertise.

Responsible Investing

Every investment we make is subject to our Responsible Investing Framework.

Asset Class Expertise

Our alternative investing experience spans decades. Invest in our asset class portfolios on a stand-alone basis or as a holistic, endowment-style portfolio. Or, let us build you a custom portfolio as part of our Outsourced CIO service.



Client & Partnership Models

Our Clients

Endowments & Foundations

Capital preservation and growth after a payout

Family Offices

Your investment partner for the next generation

Pensions & Sovereign Wealth Funds

An extension of your capabilities

Our Partnership Models

Outsourced CIO

A dedicated team to fulfill all investment needs

Private Asset Partner

Building your long-term portfolio

Complementary Allocation

Your relationships and our investment expertise

Latest Insights

May 16, 2020 in Uncategorized

2019 Annual Letter

In our 2019 Annual Letter, we discuss the most recent calendar year and 2020 to date, including how we have reacted to take advantage of investment opportunities.
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March 15, 2020 in Uncategorized

Coronavirus Response: Update

The coronavirus pandemic is expanding at a seemingly increasing velocity. We continue to monitor the situation and its implications closely. This is an update to our post from last week. We will continue with regular updates as the situation develops.
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March 4, 2020 in Uncategorized

Coronavirus Response: Remaining Disciplined

The coronavirus is a serious global event which we continue to monitor closely. Its impact on global markets is fluid, but we remain confident in our portfolio and its long-term orientation. Protecting our greatest asset – our people – is a top priority.
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