Mr. Downer joined Meketa Investment Group in 2008. A Principal of the firm, Mr. Downer works in the Private Markets Group specializing in private equity and real estate investments. He focuses on client service, performing due diligence of private market funds, maintaining and establishing new relationships with private market firms, and reporting on private market funds. He serves on the advisory board of select private market partnerships, representing several of the firm’s clients. Mr. Downer is also a member of the private markets operations team and is responsible for various operations projects.
Prior to joining the firm, he worked for five years with Pacific Corporate Group (PCG), now TorreyCove Capital Partners, a private equity advisor serving institutions through discretionary and advisory arrangements. While at PCG, Mr. Downer focused on sourcing, due diligence and analysis of alternative investments. Mr. Downer received a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Puget Sound. Mr. Downer holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation, and is a member of the CFA Society of San Diego.