Roopa P. Weber
Senior Vice President
Institutional Marketing & Client Services
Roopa serves as head of Ariel’s institutional client services team, which handles all aspects of client communications, reporting and onboarding, as well as board reports and marketing materials. In addition to serving as a client liaison for our institutional portfolios, Roopa works closely with our portfolio managers on client relationships. Prior to joining Ariel in 1997, she worked for a Chicago-based fundraising consulting firm and at Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. Roopa is a board member of Strides for Peace, which works to eliminate gun violence from Chicago’s neighborhoods. She also serves on the advisory boards of the Gene Siskel Film Center and River North Chicago Dance Company, and is a member of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s Fashion Committee. In 2012, she was named a fellow of Leadership Greater Chicago. Roopa attended Lake Forest College, where she graduated with honors with a BA in French and psychology.