Global Conference 2017
Founder and Chief Investment Officer, Atlantic Investment Management
Alex Roepers is founder and CIO of Atlantic Investment Management, a global equity value investing firm. Founded in 1988, Atlantic has achieved superior capital appreciation applying its differentiated concentrated value investment approach, including constructive shareholder engagement. The firm is active in the U.S., Europe and Japan, working with managements of mid-cap industrial and consumer companies to help unlock value. Known as the "gentlemen activist," Roepers has been a regular speaker at investment conferences, including the Value Investment Congress and Ira Sohn (Canada). Before founding Atlantic, he worked in corporate development at Thyssen-Bornemisza Group and Dover Corporation. Roepers has served on the Board of Dean's Advisors at Harvard Business School since 2010. He has a BBA from Nijenrode University (Holland) and an MBA from Harvard Business School.