Senior Investment Analyst
Jon Mecoli is a Senior Investment Analyst at the Wisconsin Alumni Research Foundation (WARF), the private, nonprofit patent and licensing organization for the University of Wisconsin–Madison. WARF was founded in 1925 and is a pioneer and innovator among university-based technology transfer offices. It is best known for commercializing groundbreaking vitamin D therapies, innovative medical imaging and cancer radiation systems, and its patents for human embryonic stem cells.
Jon helps manage WARF’s $2.6 billion endowment. He identifies, evaluates and monitors investment managers, and also assists in the management of WARF’s startup equity co-investment program.
Jon, a CFA charter holder, began his career at Aon Hewitt, a global investment consulting firm. He has a degree in biochemistry from Denison University and is an MBA candidate at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.