RFP - Chicago Teachers' MWDBE Infrastructure Private Equity

The Request for Proposal (RFP) has been issued by the Board of Trustees of the Public School Teachers’ Pension and Retirement Fund of Chicago (CTPF or Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund).

CTPF solicits proposals from all qualified minority-owned businesses, women-owned businesses, or business owned by a person with a disability (as defined in the Illinois Business Enterprise for Minorities, Women, and Persons with Disabilities Act) offering a commingled, private, global or U.S. region–focused, diversified infrastructure equity product.

All candidate firms must submit their fund information to the Callan database, including any previous fund(s) or separate account composite performance data, where applicable). There is no charge for this process.

CTPF’s investment policy, procurement policy, and Code of Ethics are adopted and incorporated by reference. You may find these on the CTPF website at www.ctpf.org.

The following documents must be submitted by respondents:

  1. CTPF Infrastructure Fund RFP
  2. EEOC Table
  3. EEOC Updated Pension Code
  4. Callan Infrastructure Due Diligence Questionnaire
  5. Callan Infrastructure Performance Request

Proposal must be received electronically by Callan and CTPF staff at the following email addresses no later than the close of business (4:30 pm CST) on Monday, February 25, 2019.

Attention: Jan Mende (mende@callan.com), Lauren Sertich (sertich@callan.com), John Freihammer (freihammerj@ctpf.org), Angela Miller-May (millermaya@ctpf.org), RFP Dropbox (rfp.invest@ctpf.org).

In addition, one hardcopy of the proposal must be received by CTPF at the following mailing address no later than close of business on Monday, February 25, 2019.

Chicago Teachers’ Pension Fund
203 North LaSalle Street
Suite 2600
Chicago, Illinois 60601
Attn: Angela Miller-May, Chief Investment Officer

The RFP is also available on the CTPF website under Investments Procurement: www.ctpf.org/post/non-investment-procurements