CalPERS

    OverviewSuggest Edit

    CalPERS (The California Public Employees' Retirement System) is an investment manager. The Firm provides a variety of retirement and health benefit programs and services, and administers other programs dedicated to protecting the financial security of its members. It also offers administrative support services, real estate asset management, real estate acquisitions and mortgage management, external management services, corporate relations, and internal research services.

    TypePrivate
    Founded1932
    HQSacramento, CA, US
    Websitecalpers.ca.gov
    Employee Ratings4.1

    Latest Updates

    Employees (est.) (Jun 2021)1,893

    Key People/Management at CalPERS

    Marcie Frost

    Marcie Frost

    CEO
    Henry Jones

    Henry Jones

    Board Member
    Christian Farland

    Christian Farland

    Chief Information Officer
    Douglas Hoffner

    Douglas Hoffner

    Chief Operating Officer
    Matthew G. Jacobs

    Matthew G. Jacobs

    General Counsel
    Brad W. Pacheco

    Brad W. Pacheco

    Deputy Executive Officer, Communications & Stakeholder Relations
    Show more

    CalPERS Office Locations

    CalPERS has offices in Sacramento, Fresno, Glendale, Orange and in 4 other locations
    Sacramento, CA, US (HQ)
    400 Q St
    Fresno, CA, US
    10 River Park Pl E #230
    Glendale, CA, US
    655 N Central Ave #1400
    Orange, CA, US
    500 N State College Blvd #750
    Sacramento, CA, US
    400 Q St #1820
    San Bernardino, CA, US
    650 E Hospitality Ln #330
    Show all (9)

    CalPERS Financials and Metrics

    Summary Metrics

    Founding Date

    1932

    CalPERS Online and Social Media Presence

    Embed Graph

    CalPERS News and Updates

    Calpers May Force Its Next CIO to Unload Personal Holdings

    Calpers May Force Its Next CIO to Unload Personal Holdings

    California Regulator Will Investigate Former Calpers CIO Ben Meng

    California Regulator Will Investigate Former Calpers CIO Ben Meng

    California Controller Seeks Immediate Calpers Meeting on Meng

    California Controller Seeks Immediate Calpers Meeting on Meng

    Calpers CIO’s Mysterious Exit Was Preceded by Months of Torment

    Calpers CIO’s Mysterious Exit Was Preceded by Months of Torment

    Calpers CIO Resigns After Less Than Two Years, Missing Return Targets

    Calpers CIO Resigns After Less Than Two Years, Missing Return Targets

    The Wall Street Journal: Calpers investment chief abruptly resigns

    California Public Employees’ Retirement System Investment Chief Ben Meng has resigned after about a year and a half in the position at the nation’s largest pension fund, according to the fund.
    Show more

    CalPERS Blogs

    CalPERS June 2021 Board Meeting Recap

    The CalPERS Board met from Monday, June 14, through Wednesday, June 16, via livestream as all board members and presenters participated from their respective remote locations. A recording of all the public meetings has now posted to the CalPERS YouTube Channel. Here are some highlights from this mon…

    Did You Miss a Webinar? Watch the Video Online

    Don’t worry if you missed one of our monthly educational webinars. You can find them all on CalPERS’ YouTube channel. We’ve organized the webinars based on your career stage and life events. And the webinars are topic-specific to help you educate yourself and plan ahead, so you can make sound decisi…

    CalPERS June 2021 Board Meeting Preview

    This month the CalPERS Board will meet Monday, June 14 to Wednesday, June 16, via livestream as all board members and presenters will be participating from their respective remote locations. The livestream can be viewed on the CalPERS website. The board meetings are open to the public and comments a…

    Check Out CalPERS’ Top 5 Publications Online

    We provide several publications to help you conduct your CalPERS business and plan for your future. All are easily downloadable from our website. Chances are one of our top 5 (or all of them!) can help you out. Here are the most popular: Planning Your Service Retirement (PUB 1) (PDF) walks you throu…

    Health Plan Changes for 2022

    We realize changes to health plans impact decisions you make during Open Enrollment. We also understand that changes to health plans during a pandemic can be especially hard and that members may be concerned with how the plan changes may impact their health benefits. View the Health Plan Changes for…

    Top 5 CalPERS Phone Requests You Can Handle Online

    At CalPERS, we strive to make our members’ lives easier. With that in mind, here are the top 5 requests you can handle online to save you time. 1. Service Credit Transactions Purchasing service credit can help you boost your pension payments, and we understand you want to make sure you’re completing…
    Show more

    CalPERS Frequently Asked Questions

    • When was CalPERS founded?

      CalPERS was founded in 1932.

    • Who are CalPERS key executives?

      CalPERS's key executives are Marcie Frost, Henry Jones and Christian Farland.

    • How many employees does CalPERS have?

      CalPERS has 1,893 employees.

    • Who are CalPERS competitors?

      Competitors of CalPERS include Perusahaan Pengelola Aset, West Yorkshire Pension Fund and YOU Global.

    • Where is CalPERS headquarters?

      CalPERS headquarters is located at 400 Q St, Sacramento.

    • Where are CalPERS offices?

      CalPERS has offices in Sacramento, Fresno, Glendale, Orange and in 4 other locations.

    • How many offices does CalPERS have?

      CalPERS has 9 offices.