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Timothy Cunningham

President at Touchstone Group


Mr. Cunningham is President of Touchstone Group, LLC a firm that raises institutional capital for illiquid alternative investment managers employing private equity and venture capital strategies.  Mr Cunningham co-founded Touchstone in 2002.  The firm raises capital primarily from institutional investors in North America, Europe and Australasia, and selectively elsewhere.  Touchstone’s principals have helped raise billions of dollars from pension funds, endowments, foundations, funds of funds, insurance companies, wealth managers, banks, and family offices.

Having spoken at numerous events over the last 15 years, Mr. Cunningham is well-regarded as an unusually dynamic speaker on the topic of raising institutional capital for private equity and venture capital GPs. He has led numerous conference panel discussions on fundraising as well as been the sole speaker at full- and half-day fundraising workshops for practitioners. In 2014 and 2015, Mr. Cunningham was part of the faculty at the Wharton Executive Education program targeted to GP investment professionals.

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