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Join 320+ of your peers for in-depth content and unique networking opportunities

Who will you meet?

A mix of leading experts from across operations, compliance and ODD.

Join 320+ industry leaders including COOs, CCOs, Counsels, CFOs and Heads of ODD - at the leading alternatives operations and compliance event on the West Coast.


GAIM Ops West represents a true reflection of the alternatives industry, from the biggest funds to emerging managers.

Make sure you're part of it!

60+ investors attended in 2019 including

  • Aberdeen Standard Investments
  • Abu Dhabi Investment Authority
  • Bayshore Global Management
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board
  • Children’s Health System of Texas
  • CHRISTUS Health
  • District of Columbia Retirement Board
  • DUMAC, Inc.
  • Emory Investment Management
  • Employees Retirement System of Texas
  • First State Superannuation
  • Georgetown University Investment Office
  • Goldman Sachs, Alternative Investments & Manager Selection
  • Harvard Management Company
  • National University of Singapore Investment Office
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • State Board of Administration of Florida
  • Texas Permanent School Fund
  • Texas Tech University System (TTUS)
  • Texas Treasury Safekeeping Trust Company
  • The Kresge Foundation
  • The World Bank
  • Tufts University Investment Office
  • UAW Retiree Medical Benefits Trust
  • UCLA Investment Company
  • UCSF Foundation
  • UNC Management Company
  • University of Virginia Investment Management Company


GAIM Ops West is the most senior gathering of ODD and operations heads from endowments, pensions, foundations and single family offices in the US.

Fund managers and fund of funds that attended in 2019 include

  • Albourne Partners
  • Angel Island Capital
  • Angeleno Group, LLC
  • ART Capital
  • Axonic Capital LLC
  • Canyon Partners, LLC
  • Carlson Capital
  • CarVal Investors
  • Cerberus Capital Management 
  • Cross Ocean Partners
  • CVC Credit Partners
  • Dundee Venture Capital
  • Eagle Point Credit Management LLC
  • Empyrean Capital Partners, LP
  • ExodusPoint
  • Glendon Capital Management
  • Hamilton Lane
  • Hawk Ridge Capital Management
  • HQ Capital
  • K1
  • Lyxor Asset Management
  • Napier Park Global Capital
  • Newbury Partners
  • Oak Hill Advisors, L.P
  • Oz Management
  • PAAMCO Prisma
  • Summit Rock Advisors
  • Suvretta Capital Management, LLC
  • Two Sigma
  • Westbridge Capital
  • ValueAct Capital
  • York Capital Management


GAIM Ops West attracts 75+ fund managers and fund of funds. Funds include private equity, digital assets and venture capital, hedge funds and multi strategy/hybrid.


Secure meetings with industry leading investors, host a networking event and enjoy greater brand visibility.