John Goodreds is a Managing Director, TIAA Global Real Assets for the TIAA organization. He is based in New York and has managed TIAA’s agribusiness portfolio since its founding in 2010, including representing TIAA on numerous boards and related board committees. Mr. Goodreds has 27 years of investment experience, and is a member of the AGR Partners board of directors and the TGAM Agribusiness Fund’s Investment Committee.
Previously, from 2005 to 2010, he was a member of TIAA’s Alternative Investments team, focused on middle market private equity buyout funds and co-investments. Prior to the Alternatives team, John spent seven years on TIAA’s Corporate Private Placements team and two years with the High-Yield Debt team. Before he joined TIAA in 1996, Mr. Goodreds sourced and structured bank loans for middle market borrowers at National Westminster Bank.Mr. Goodreds holds a B.A. in economics from Colgate University and an M.B.A. in finance from Columbia Business School.