Heidi Poon, CFA, CAIA

Board Member

Managing Director, Private Equity
Aksia TorreyCove Partners

Heidi has over 18 years of financial markets and investment research experience, including over 9 years primarily focused on the private markets. She is responsible for sourcing, conducting due diligence, evaluating and monitoring funds in the venture capital and growth equity sectors, as well as private equity funds based in Asia.

Prior to joining Aksia TorreyCove (f/k/a TorreyCove Capital Partners) in 2013, Heidi was an Investment Officer of San Jose Retirement Services' Investment Group. She was primarily responsible for the Hedge Fund, Fixed Income, and Private Equity investment activities at the city's two pension plans. Previously, Heidi was an Equity Research Analyst, covering the semiconductor industry for investment banks including Thomas Weisel Partners, Piper Jaffray and Robertson Stephens. She serves as a Board Member of the Association of Asian American Investment Managers.

Heidi graduated from Stanford University with a BS in Industrial Engineering and holds an MBA from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She is a CFA charterholder and has earned the CAIA designation.