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Eli P. Niepoky, CFA

Chief Investment Officer

How Eli Can Help You

As CIO, Eli’s focus is on providing asset allocation guidance and recommendations, investment due diligence and selection in public and private markets, and overall investment team organization and strategic direction.

What Makes Eli Knowledgeable

Eli’s experience spans over 25 years in the investment industry. Most recently, Eli was a Vice President on the investments team at BCA. Prior to that, Eli served as an investment consultant to a large family office as well as an institutional investment advisor. Previously, she was the CIO at Diversified Trust Company, a private wealth management company focused in the Southeast, where she was responsible for building the investment platform and team as well as helping to grow the business to over $5 billion in assets under management. Eli started her investment career at the then $12 billion Delta Air Lines pension fund where she was a Director of Fixed Income and Real Estate. Eli earned her MBA in the evening program at Georgia State University and received her BA in Economics from Wake Forest University. She is also a CFA charter holder and member of the CFA Institute.

Getting to Know Eli

Residing in Atlanta, Eli is married to Mark and they have two children who are now both in college. Eli has volunteered in the Atlanta investment community for many years. With the CFA Society of Atlanta, she has served as President, Board Member, VP – Programs, CFA class instructor, and is currently serving on the Strategic Advisory Committee. Eli is the Chairperson of the Board as well as an Investment Committee member for the State of Georgia Employee Retirement System. She also serves on the Board and Finance committee for the Georgia Council on Economic Education. She is also a member of the Investment Committee for the Holy Innocents’ Episcopal School endowment, where her children both graduated from high school.