Perspectives From a Hedge Fund Allocator
October 27 @ 12:00 - 13:00
Neil Waldman, of Waldman Capital, will share his perspectives on placing capital with high-conviction, fundamentally-driven long/short equity managers. Neil will communicate his process for both upfront due diligence and ongoing monitoring. This session should be especially helpful to managers seeking to better understand the capital allocation process and investors who want a better grasp of the scope and intricacies of the process for manager selection.
Neil Waldman is the founder and managing member of Waldman Capital Management (WCM), a fund of hedge funds primarily focused on long/short equity strategies. Prior to forming WCM, Neil was a research analyst responsible for long and short equity investments at Wooster Capital Management and Fortress Investment Group. Neil began his career as an investment banking analyst at Thomas Weisel Partners in San Francisco. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Michigan, and a master’s degree in accounting from the University of Michigan Business School.
The call will be moderated by Robert Akeson, COO of Mirae Asset Securities (USA).
Directions to access WebEx for the phone call on 10/27 at 12:00pm (EST).
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Call-in Number: 415-655-0001
Meeting Number: 195 773 555
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