Are We Making Room for Diverse Voices in Private Equity?

Kimberly Woods, the Director of Risk and Investment Compliance at the District of Columbia Retirement Board, discusses her career path as an LP and how being a part of a mission-driven organization is important to her personally.

DCRB is a relatively young and successful investment program with a keen focus on fee and expense transparency. Kimberly shares her experience on the subject and her insight on what LPs should know about performing operational due diligence. Reflecting on Black History Month and International Women’s Day, Kimberly discusses the importance of expanding the talent pipeline and getting young people excited about a future in private equity.