Jess Downer, CFA

Principal / Private Markets Consultant

San Diego

Jess is a passionate private markets specialist, having spent his career advising on and researching private market investments.  He advises and manages institutional private market programs and an investment research professional with an emphasis on private equity and real estate funds.

  • Private markets
  • Real estate
  • Joined Meketa in 2008

    Previous roles:

    • Pacific Corporate Group (now TorreyCove Capital Partners), Senior Associate

    Other responsibilities at Meketa:

    • Private Markets Policy Committee
    • Private Markets Research Committee
    • Strategic Asset Allocation/Risk Management Committee
    • Technology Committee
    • BA, University of Puget Sound
    • CFA® Charterholder

    An avid mountain athlete, Jess spends his time away from the office hanging from sheer rock faces and skiing down the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains.