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Cordillera Appoints Rachel Levi as Head of Investor Relations

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Cordillera Investment Partners (“Cordillera”), an investment management firm focused on investing in niche, non-correlated assets, today announced that Rachel Levi has joined the firm as Head of Investor Relations, effective January 8, 2024. Based in New York, Ms. Levi will be an East Coast counterpart to the firm’s headquarters in San Francisco. She reports directly to the firm’s three co-managing partners Agustin ‘Gus’ Araya, Ashley Marks and Chris Heller.

Ms. Levi will lead all aspects of Cordillera’s business development and investor relations strategy for the firm’s prospective, new and existing limited partners (“LPs”).

“Over the past ten years we’ve built this firm with a rigorous focus on relationships, and by bringing Rachel on board, we are further cementing our commitment to serving as a trusted and reliable partner to our investors,” said Heller. “Rachel’s extensive background in client services and strategic business development, coupled with her approach to cultivating relationships, will be a productive and seamless add to the talented team we have at Cordillera. We look forward to introducing Rachel to our LPs and the broader investment community as we continue our pursuit of investment excellence in our specialized niche within alternative investments.”

Ms. Levi added, “This market cycle and economic conditions for the foreseeable future have reinforced the importance of rigor, partnership and results from fund managers. Gus, Ashley and Chris have successfully built a network of global investors in large part because of their innovative, alpha-focused investment strategy and relationship driven approach. I am thrilled to join Cordillera’s exceptional team and culture and look forward to contributing to the continued growth of the firm through close collaboration and engagement with our investors.”

Ms. Levi has fifteen years of experience in alternative investments, including over a decade in investor relations and marketing. Before joining Cordillera, she was a Managing Director at Cowen Investment Management where she was a senior member of the marketing and client management team. Prior to that, she spent five years at Hoplite Capital Management, ultimately serving as Head of Investor Relations, and was a member of the investor relations team at Marshall Wace and Karsch Capital Management.

Ms. Levi received her bachelor’s degree in psychology from Smith College, graduating cum laude in 2005. She serves on the board of Neighbors Together, a non-profit focused on ending hunger and poverty where she resides in Brooklyn, New York.

About Cordillera Investment Partners

Cordillera Investment Partners is an investment management firm that exclusively invests in niche, non-correlated sectors of the economy. Its investments are generally in sectors that are misunderstood, undercapitalized and uncorrelated with traditional assets. Cordillera manages over $1.5 billion of capital on behalf of endowments, foundations, family offices, wealth advisors and other institutional investors. For more information on Cordillera, please visit


Madison Hanlon
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