Marietta Moshiashvili is a Managing Director at TIAA-CREF. She is responsible for origination activities associated with direct private equity investments in energy, infrastructure, timber, and agriculture investments as well as private equity fund and private high yield debt investments in the natural resources and infrastructure sectors. Prior to her role, she was the Infrastructure Portfolio Manager. She joined TIAA-CREF in 1997 and has over 19 years of experience in infrastructure and energy investments. While at TIAA-CREF, she has held various positions across the private asset classes, including project finance, private placements, lease finance, and private equity fund investments and co-investments in energy/infrastructure and emerging markets. She is a Board member for TIAA’s owned Polar Star Canadian Oil & Gas Company and a number of infrastructure portfolio companies, including I-595 toll-road. Prior to joining TIAA-CREF, she worked at Toronto-Dominion Bank and Credit Suisse in their energy/project finance divisions. Ms. Moshiashvili holds a BS (cum laude) in economics and international finance from New York University where she was a member of Omicron Delta Epsilon, an international economics honor society.