• Director and Chief Investment Officer
  • The World Bank

John Gandolfo is the director and chief investment officer of the Pension and Endowments department of the World Bank Treasury. The department manages about $23 billion of pension and other retirement benefit portfolios invested across a range of asset classes, including fixed income, public and private equity, real estate, and hedge funds. Prior to assuming these responsibilities, he was the director of the Quantitative Strategies, Risk and Analytics Department, where he was responsible for the development of strategic and tactical asset allocations, risk management, and financial modeling for the asset management, capital markets, and banking businesses. Previously, he was the director of investments.
Mr. Gandolfo holds a BA from the University of Pennsylvania and an MBA from the George Washington University.