Alice Handy founded Investure in December 2003. Prior to founding Investure, Alice spent 29 years managing the Endowment of the University of Virginia. She started as the first Investment Officer, later became Treasurer, and finally President of the University of Virginia Investment Management Company. Alice began her career as a Bond Portfolio Manager and Assistant Vice President at the Travelers Insurance Company. She also served as State Treasurer for the Commonwealth of Virginia from October 1988 to January 1990.
Alice earned her BA, cum laude from Connecticut College and took graduate courses in economics at the University of Virginia. Alice is Chair of the Governing Council for the Miller Center of the University of Virginia and serves on the Boards of MSCI, Inc. Additionally, Alice also serves on the Investment Committees of the National Trust for Historic Preservation, the Charlottesville Area Community Foundation, the Smithsonian Institute, and American Friends of the National Gallery, London, Inc.