Finance & Operations

Vineeta D. Raketich

Chief Administrative Officer


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DePaul University, BS

DePaul University, MST

Vineeta currently serves as the Chief Administrative Officer at Kovitz. In this capacity, her primary duties involve developing and implementing effective and efficient processes and systems that span the organization. She oversees the Client Service function, ensuring unparalleled service and operational excellence for every client. Beyond this, Vineeta leads major organizational projects, strategic initiatives, and M&A integrations. As a member of the firm's Executive Committee and the Co-Chair of the Risk Management Committee, she draws upon her understanding of business processes and risks to bolster the firm’s Risk Management Infrastructure.

Prior to joining Kovitz, Vineeta was Managing Director of Global Operations and Client Relations at Harris Associates LP, and Vice-President of the Oakmark Funds.  During her tenure at Harris Associates she served in a variety of roles that helped her broaden her knowledge of Investment Operations, this enabled her to develop a culture of providing outstanding service to Harris’ global client base.  At Harris she was active in several company-wide committees which focused on risk management, business development, audit, data governance, and other operational practices.  

Vineeta holds a B.S. (Finance) and M.S. (Taxation) from DePaul University and holds licenses with FINRA under Series 7 and 63.  Beyond her corporate commitments, she serves as Board Chair for the LEARN Charter School Network, overseeing 11 associated schools in both Chicagoland and Washington D.C. In her free time Vineeta loves travelling and spending time with family and friends in Southwest Michigan.