Jeff Pippin is the senior vice president and chief investment officer for Pepperdine University. He is responsible for the management of the University’s endowment, general reserves, treasury, trust and annuities, and real estate. He is a member of the president’s cabinet and is a liaison to the Board of Regents’ Investment Committee. He also serves as president of the University’s three affiliated management and holding entities.
Mr. Pippin earned his degree from Abilene Christian University and an MBA from Pepperdine. He is a CPA and began his career at Arthur Andersen before joining Pepperdine in 1981. Mr. Pippin is a past board member of the Commonfund, a $30 billion registered investment advisor to nonprofits, and has served on the California State Treasurer’s Advisory Committee as well as the Investment Committee for the West Coast Athletic Conference.