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John Hershey

Director of Alternative Investments, Oregon State Treasury. Mr. Hershey is responsible for the Private Equity, Real Estate, Alternatives, and Opportunity Portfolios for the Oregon Public Employees Retirement Fund (OPERF), and reports to the Chief Investment Officer. Before joining OST, Mr. Hershey was an independent consultant. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at Hercules Technology Growth Capital, a publicly traded investment firm. Before joining Hercules, Mr. Hershey was a Managing Director at Infinity Capital, an early-stage venture capital fund. Prior to that, he was a Managing Director at Banc of America Securities in the technology investment banking group. Before joining Banc of America’s predecessor firm, Montgomery Securities, he was an Associate at Wolfensohn Partners, an all stage venture capital fund. Mr. Hershey has a B.A. in Economics from UC Davis and a MBA from the University of Chicago.