Daniel Loeb

Mr. Loeb is the founder and CEO of Third Point LLC, a $13.5 billion hedge fund headquartered in New York City.

He is a director of Yahoo! Inc. and a trustee of the United States Olympic Committee, Mount Sinai Hospital, the Manhattan Institute, and the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles.  He is a member of the Council on Foreign Relations and the American Enterprise Institute’s National Council.  Mr. Loeb was recognized by Governor Andrew Cuomo for his role in advocating for Marriage Equality legislation in New York state in 2011.

Mr. Loeb graduated from Columbia University with an A.B. in economics in 1983. In 2012, he received the Columbia’s John Jay Award for distinguished professional achievement. A member of the Success Academy Network Board of Directors, Mr. Loeb was founding chairman of three Success Academies in Brooklyn. Mr. Loeb is a co-founder and board member of Students First New York, the state branch of the national education advocacy organization.  Since 2004, Mr. Loeb has been a trustee of Prep for Prep, a New York City organization that prepares underprivileged children to attend competitive independent schools.