Business There is little doubt that Alex von Furstenberg is an ac.plished investor and hedge fund manager with years of real experience in the markets. He has managed a good number of private investment firms, building up their portfolios and skyrocketing them to success. More than just .petent, he is a driven risk taker with a finely-honed instinct for finding diamonds in the rough as far as investment opportunities are concerned. The Brown University graduate has been an active presence in the financial world since as early as 1993, when he got his first job as a Wall Street trader. At Allen & .panys risk arbitrage desk, he navigated his way through some of the firms more challenging accounts. Over time he had gained enough business acumen to carry him through the next few years of his career. Alex von Furstenberg recently started Ranger Global Advisers, a family office where he serves as Chief Investment Officer. He previously held a co-managerial role at Arrow Capital Management, a private investment firm which had managed to weather the worst of the last economic recession without a scratch. He also holds a position on WP Stewarts Board of Directors, serving the asset management firm since late 2008. At around that same time, he was named a director of internet conglomerate IAC. When hes not making waves as a hedge fund manager, Alex von Furstenberg unwinds through his different interests and charitable pursuits. He is a member of New Yorks Friends of the High Line, a private nonprofit organization founded in 1999. The organization has been instrumental in the reclamation and preservation of the High Line, one of the most distinctive historic structures in Manhattans Meatpacking District. Originally an elevated railway built in the 1930s, the High Line has since been converted to a public park, garden, art space, and local attraction. A consummate family man, Alex von Furstenberg makes it a point to spend as much time as he can with the most important people in his life. He pledges support to a wide array of worthy causes, charities, and nonprofit organizations. Many of these pledges are done through the Diller von Furstenberg Family Foundation, where he is a key member. He has even played an important role in the restructuring of his mothers .pany, the world-renowned Diane von Furstenberg Studio. To this day, he serves as a director and partner to the luxury fashion house. About the Author: 相关的主题文章: