The students of Columbia Business School just released the Winter 2015 Issue of Graham & Doddsville.
The new issue features Bill Ackman of Pershing Square Capital Management, Jay Petschek and Steve Major (’94) of Corsair Capital Management and Andrew Wellington of Lyrical Asset Management. Additionally, you will find pictures from the 2014 Graham & Dodd Breakfast and seven investment ideas from Columbia Business School students.
Excerpt followed by full letter below – Graham & Doddsville 2015
Bill Ackman is the CEO and Portfolio Manager of Pershing Square Capital Management L.P., a concentrated research-intensive fundamental value investor with approximately $19 billion in assets under management. Prior to forming Pershing Square, Mr. Ackman co-founded Gotham Partners Management, an investment fund that managed public and private equity hedge fund portfolios. Mr. Ackman began his career in real estate investment banking at Ackman Brothers & Singer. Mr. Ackman received an MBA from…