CFA Society - Houston

2013 CFA Society of Houston Investor Symposium
"Future of Finance"
Friday, November 8, 2013
Jones Graduate School of Business, McNair Hall | Rice University

Sameer Jain

Sameer Jain

Chief Economist and Managing Director, American Realty Capital

About Sameer Jain
Mr. Sameer Jain has executive management cross-functional responsibilities at American Realty Capital, including heading risk management, firm strategy and direction development, as well as alternative investments. He has 18 years of investing experience where his responsibilities have included the formulation of investment strategy, the development of risk management practices and asset allocation models, creating thought leadership, and the assessment and engagement of real estate, private equity and hedge fund managers. Prior to joining American Realty Capital Mr. Jain headed Investment Content & Strategy at UBS Alternative Investments, where he was also responsible for all illiquid investing across the platform. Prior to UBS he was at Citi Capital Advisors, Cambridge Alternative Investments and SunGard System Access. He has written academic and practitioner articles on alternative investments, many of which are available in the public domain at

About American Realty Capital
American Realty Capital (β€œARC”) is a full-service investment advisory firm sponsoring a series of investment programs with an emphasis on publicly registered non-traded real estate offerings. ARC was formed by Nicholas S. Schorsch and William M. Kahane with the vision of building a portfolio of companies focusing on sector specific and what we believe are best of class investment solutions, independently governed and distributed to retail investors over a unique multi-product wholesale distribution platform known as Realty Capital Securities.

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