Entity: Illinois State Treasury
Rodrigo Garcia serves as the Chief Investment Officer (CIO) and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Illinois State Treasury. On behalf of Illinois State Treasurer Michael W. Frerichs, he directs the Treasury’s combined $31 billion investment portfolio, $300 billion in related banking operations and financial services, and a $4 billion agency budget and financial reporting unit. From impact investments to sustainability, diversity, and inclusion, he aims to maximize portfolio returns and bolster the Illinois macro and micro economy. Garcia chairs the Investment Committee for Northeastern Illinois University Foundation and serves on the Executive Committee. Mr. Garcia has also been named one of the “Top 100 under 50” Executive Leaders by Diversity MBA Magazine and was recognized as a “Rising Star” by the National Society of Hispanic MBA’s.