About MFA

We are the voice of the global alternative investment industry. As the authoritative voice of the industry and premier platform for networking and training, MFA delivers value across all functional areas of member firms.


MFA represents the global alternative investment industry and its investors by advocating for public policies that foster efficient, transparent, fair capital markets, and competitive tax and regulatory structures.

MFA supports member business strategy and growth via proprietary access to subject matter experts, peer-to-peer networking, and best practices. MFA’s more than 140 member firms collectively manage nearly $1.6 trillion across a diverse group of investment strategies.

Member firms help pension plans, university endowments, charitable foundations, and other institutional investors to diversify their investments, manage risk, and generate attractive returns over time.

MFA has a global presence and is active in Washington, London, Brussels, and Asia, supporting a global policy environment that fosters growth in the alternative investment industry.

At MFA, we believe diversity, equity, and inclusion are essential to our success. We strive for a workplace and industry where representation matters, individuals are empowered, and everyone belongs. We commit to offering educational programming, data and research, and partnerships that inspire and empower our organization, and our members, to thrive.


Members regularly tell us that being part of MFA’s network has helped them reduce operational expenses, manage regulatory and tax risk, and even attract assets. The network, resources and access MFA provides its members are best-in-class.

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Our Members

MFA members help pension plans, university endowments, charitable organizations, qualified individuals and other institutional investors to diversify their investments, manage risk, and generate attractive returns over time.

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Our Team

The talented and dedicated MFA team is led by President and Chief Executive Officer, Bryan Corbett. MFA staff deliver value for members by telling the story of our industry, conducting influential policy advocacy, and offering best-in-class educational programming and networking.

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MFA PAC is a separate segregated fund established under, and in accordance with, Federal Election law.  MFA PAC funds are used for political purposes to support incumbent Federal Congressional candidates of both national parties.

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