Chief Operating Investment Officer

Wylie A. Tollette joined CalPERS as Chief Operating Investment Officer (COIO) in March 2014.

As COIO, he leads the investment performance and risk analytics, policy, operations, compliance, and business planning areas of the CalPERS Investment Office. These teams are charged with providing an independent risk perspective and operating framework within the investment office, helping to ensure the integrity of investment activity across all of CalPERS' assets and trusts.

Wylie came to CalPERS from Franklin Templeton Investments, where he worked for more than 19 years and served as senior vice president for Portfolio Analysis and Investment Risk Management. He led the investment risk management and portfolio performance teams across sixteen global locations, overseeing more than $800 billion in assets across almost all investable asset classes.

Wylie holds a Chartered Financial Analyst® designation and is a certified public accountant. He earned a bachelor's degree in economics from the University of California, Davis, and a master's degree from the University of London.