Charlie Georgalas Of Colonial Consulting To Discuss Perspectives from Capital Allocators, Consultants & Emerged Managers

Charlie Georgalas Of Colonial Consulting To Discuss Perspectives from Capital Allocators, Consultants & Emerged Managers

Colonial Consulting CEO Joins Panel at 2018 SEO Alternative Investments Conference (AICON)


New York, NY, January 22, 2018 – Colonial Consulting, LLC ®, a leading investment advisor with a core focus on non-profits, is pleased to announce that Charlie Georgalas is participating as a conference panelist at the 2018 SEO Alternative Investments Conference (AICON) to be held at the New York Hilton Midtown in New York City on February 9th.

Mr. Georgalas will be sharing his insights at a panel titled “Perspectives from Capital Allocators, Consultants & Emerged Managers”. The panel will be moderated by Cheryl D. Alston, Executive Director & Chief Investment Officer, Employees’ Retirement Fund of the City of Dallas; and begins at 12:00pm on February 9th. The panel will include: Matt Christensen, Head of Responsible Investment at AXA Investment Management; Lori Mills, Director of Research at Asset Consulting Group; Shuaib Siddiqui, Director of Impact Investing at Surdna Foundation; and Susan Slocum, Treasurer and Investing Officer at Children’s Hospital and Clinics of Minnesota.

The SEO Alternative Investments Conference features industry-leading speakers, educational panels and robust networking opportunities designed to increase access and career development for professionals from backgrounds traditionally underrepresented in alternative investments. It is a key part of SEO’s pioneering work to expand diversity in the sector. AICON is a valuable chance to hear the insights of prominent leaders from private equity, hedge funds, real estate, venture capital, limited partners, fund of funds, emerging managers & recruiting firms. To learn more about the conference, please visit

About Colonial Consulting, LLC

Colonial Consulting is a leading investment consulting firm founded in 1980 with a focus on contributing to strong investment returns. With the firm’s experience, expertise, and in-depth research, Colonial Consulting provides valuable investment advice and full service consulting to help its clients meet their financial objectives. The firm has always focused on non-profits and approximately 90% of client assets are held by endowments or foundations. As a result, the firm is structured to specifically work with the requirements and challenges of these institutions. Colonial Consulting’s efforts are focused on a number of areas and are driven by the deeply rooted philosophy that the firm exists to serve clients and that their success defines its own.

About Sponsors for Educational Opportunity

SEO was founded in 1963 with a mission to provide talented and motivated young people from underserved and underrepresented communities with access to superior educational and career opportunities. Today, SEO runs three programs: SEO Scholars is a free, eight-year academic program that gets low-income public high school students to and through college—with a 90% college graduation rate; SEO Career is a summer internship and professional development program targeting talented Black, Hispanic, and Native American undergrads and pre-law school candidates—with 80% of 2015 and 2016 interns receiving full-time job offers at SEO partner companies; SEO Alternative Investments provides education, exposure, training and mentoring opportunities to talented professionals traditionally underrepresented in the alternative investments sector. Nearly 90% of AI Fellows have secured jobs in the alternative investments sector. For more information, visit

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Charles Georgalas

750 Third Avenue 20th Floor

New York, NY 10017