Global Conference 2016
Chief Investment Officer, Hayman Capital Management
Kyle Bass is chief investment officer at Hayman Capital Management, which serves as an investment manager to private funds focused on global event-driven opportunities. Before forming Hayman, he was a managing director at Legg Mason Inc. and a senior managing director at Bear, Stearns & Co. Bass serves on the board of the University of Texas Investment Management Co. (UTIMCO), which has approximately $35 billion in assets under management, and the board of the Troops First Foundation and the Texas Department of Public Safety Foundation. He also is a member of the advisory group for the Center for Asset Management at the Darden School of Business at the University of Virginia. Bass has lectured at various universities and testified as an expert witness before the U.S. House of Representatives, U.S. Senate and the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission. He earned a bachelor's degree from Texas Christian University.