Global Conference 2010

Speaker's Biography

Daniel Loeb

CEO, Third Point LLC

Daniel Loeb is the CEO of Third Point LLC, an event-driven hedge fund with $3 billion in assets under management. Loeb leads portfolio management, risk management and research activities. Over its 14-year history, Third Point LLC has produced 21.7 percent net annualized returns. Before launching the hedge fund in 1995, Loeb worked on both the buy and sell sides for over a decade, gaining dedicated experience in high-yield credit sales at Citigroup, distressed debt at Jefferies & Company, and risk arbitrage at Lafer Equity Partners. He currently sits on the boards of Prep for Prep and Third Way, a nonpartisan political think tank. Loeb graduated from Columbia University with an A.B. in economics.

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