From Wall Street to Pennsylvania Avenue, and Back
01/03/2019 @ 17:30 - 20:00
SkyBridge founder, and former White House Communications Director, Anthony Scaramucci will discuss his collaborative approach to business and why it didn’t mesh with the toxic political culture in Washington. He will provide insight into his experiences with the Trump campaign, transition team and administration, as well as offer his current perspectives.
Anthony Scaramucci is the founder and co-managing partner of SkyBridge Capital. He is the author of four books: The Little Book of Hedge Funds, Goodbye Gordon Gekko, Hopping Over the Rabbit Hole (a 2016 Wall Street Journal best seller) and Trump: The Blue-Collar President.
Prior to founding SkyBridge in 2005, Scaramucci co-founded investment partnership Oscar Capital Management, which was sold to Neuberger Berman, LLC in 2001.Prior to that he was a vice president in private wealth management at Goldman Sachs & Co.
In 2016, Scaramucci was ranked #85 in Worth Magazine’s Power 100: The 100 Most Powerful People in Global Finance. In 2011, he received Ernst & Young’s “Entrepreneur of the Year – New York” award in the financial services category. Anthony is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), vice chair of the Kennedy Center Corporate Fund board, a board member of both The Brain Tumor Foundation and Business Executives for National Security (BENS) and a trustee of the United States Olympic & Paralympic Foundation. He was a member of the New York City Financial Services Advisory Committee from 2007 to 2012.
In November 2016, he was named to President-Elect Trump’s 16-person Presidential Transition Team Executive Committee. In June 2017, he was named the Chief Strategy Officer of the EXIM Bank. He served as the White House Communications Director for a period in July 2017.