About Us:

The Association of Women in Alternative Investing (AWAI) offers the support and encouragement of a knowledgeable and dynamic community. Our members in California encompass a range of backgrounds and expertise within the financial industry ranging from operations, compliance, marketing, portfolio management and business leadership. Networking and panel events are geared to help our community share experiences to foster career and personal advancement across all levels and disciplines in finance.

AWAI offers women educational and networking opportunities in comfortable and supportive settings. Our programs enable members to increase their contribution to our industry and, in turn, each other.

Upcoming Events:


AWAI invites you to join us for the 1st of the 2017 Pathfinder Series - Round Table Discussion

In today's fiercely competitive and specialized job market, how are you sure that you are doing all you can to stay at the top of the talent pool. Join us in discussing the landscape of our industry as it relates to employment trends, how technological disruption will impact financial services and how we can bring value to the emerging economies.

Moderator: Rawson Gulick, Co-President of AWAI
Date: Wednesday, March 8th, 2017
Time: 3:00 Registration, 3:30 Start Time
Location: EY, 560 Mission St. Suite 1600, San Francisco, CA 94105

Space is very limited, please RSVP today. 

Happy New Year! Interested in Being More Involved with AWAI?

We are always looking for excited members who wants to join the AWAI steering committee. In these meetings you would participate in designing and executing marketing campaigns, attend monthly steering committee meetings and have your voice heard when planning AWAI events. If you would like to join the committee please email AWAI.

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