Meet the Team
Meet the Editorial Team
Loch Adamson, Director
Loch Adamson is the director of the Sovereign Wealth Center. She joined Institutional Investor in 2004 and served as the magazine’s London Bureau Chief for seven years. In the 2010-’11 academic year, she was the Donald W. Reynolds Nieman Fellow in Business Journalism at Harvard University. Prior to joining Institutional Investor, Loch was a senior writer at Worth magazine in New York. She holds an MS in journalism with honors from Columbia University, where she was awarded a Pulitzer Fellowship for international reporting by the faculty; she also holds a BA in comparative literature and a BA in art from Brown University.
Jess Delaney, Head of Data and Research
Jess Delaney is the Sovereign Wealth Center’s head of data and research. Jess joined Institutional Investor in 2015 as a staff writer for the magazine, where he focused on investment strategies of sovereign wealth and government pension funds. Prior to joining Institutional Investor, Jess worked as a researcher for the Sovereign Wealth Fund Institute and as a reporter for Mergermarket. He holds a BA in mathematics and economics from Reed College in Oregon.
Meet the Sales Team
Gareth Tapper, Head of Sales
Gareth Tapper has liaised with clients of the Sovereign Wealth Center since its inception. Working within both the asset management and conference divisions of Institutional Investor, including the Sovereign Investor Institute, Mr. Tapper oversees the day-to-day management of current subscribers as well as being responsible for assisting new clients. His role involves presenting and pitching the Sovereign Wealth Center’s service to a variety of interested parties, gaining feedback to improve the quality of the site, supervising internal processes and managing client relationships to guarantee that all subscribers receive the best possible service. He previously worked as a private wealth manager in Hong Kong, where he specialized in providing investment advice to high net worth individuals. Mr. Tapper, who has a BA in Politics from Exeter University, has also worked in Geneva and London, and is currently based out of the company’s New York office.