Juneau – The Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation (APFC) was named Pensions & Investments 2022 Best Places to Work in Money Management, winning this prestigious title for the second year in a row.
Announced today by Pensions & Investments, the global news source of money management, the 11th annual survey and recognition program is dedicated to identifying and recognizing the best employers in the money management industry.
“As their employees attest, the companies named to this year’s Best Places to Work list demonstrate a commitment to building and maintaining a strong workplace culture,’’ said P&I Executive Editor Julie Tatge. “Even as firms grappled with volatile markets and stresses from the pandemic, their employees said they felt strong support from their managers, enabling them to do their best work.’’
United by the shared values of integrity, stewardship, and passion, the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation is committed to safeguarding, prudently managing and investing the assets of the Permanent Fund in service to Alaska and partners worldwide. Through a flexible workplace structure, staff are empowered to focus on achieving their best as individuals, while contributing to building a strong and collaborative culture in support of their mission-driven work.
“In times of uncertainty teams that come together can defy the odds and achieve greatness; that is what our team did in 2022.” Says Chad Brown, APFC’s Director of Human Resources, “This recognition is a testament to resilience, exceptional leadership, compassion and having a mission that transcends the individual. For the second year in a row, I express my sincere pride in working with such genuinely amazing people every day.”
Thriving on a collaborative and supportive culture across the Corporation, and empowered by the opportunity and responsibility as stewards of the Alaska Permanent Fund, APFC staff continued to navigate challenging investment conditions while focused on achieving best-in-class overall performance in 2022 Pensions & Investments partnered with Best Companies Group, a research firm specializing in identifying great places to work, to conduct a two-part survey process of employers and their employees.
For a complete list of the 2022 Pensions & Investments’ Best Places to Work in Money Management winners and write-ups, go to www.pionline.com/BPTW2022.
About the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation
The Alaska Legislature created the Alaska Permanent Fund Corporation in 1980 as an independent state entity tasked with managing and investing the assets of the Alaska Permanent Fund and other funds designated by law. The Alaska Permanent Fund is a globally recognized sovereign wealth fund, established in 1976 by Alaskans as a public trust to preserve and convert the State’s non-renewable oil and mineral wealth into a renewable financial resource for generations of Alaskans.
About Pensions & Investments
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