Mr. Hadidi founded Arts and Sciences Investment Management, and serves as the Firm’s Chief Investment Officer. Prior to founding Arts & Sciences, Mr. Hadidi worked at JMB Capital Partners from 2002 to 2016, where he was a Partner and Portfolio Manager. After graduating from Cal and working as an investment banker with Salomon Brothers, he attended Harvard Business School, where he received the distinction of Baker Scholar and the John L. Loeb Award in Finance. In addition to his professional responsibilities at Arts and Sciences, he is active in the philanthropic community in California. He is focused on improving public education, and is on the board of the Partnership for Los Angeles Schools and the Advisory Board for College Match, a program that helps prepare gifted and talented students from low-income areas to both attend and succeed at high-caliber colleges and universities. Mr. Hadidi is a board member of the Berkeley Endowment Management Company and is a Builder of Berkeley.