Altimeter takes a private equity approach to public market investing. We think like owners taking concentrated positions, both long and short, in companies and sectors where we have differentiated expertise which include travel (online travel, hotels, gaming, car rental, cruise, and airlines); internet; media; and technology.
Brad Gerstner, Founder & CEO
Diversified background in investing, industry (travel and internet), start-ups, and law. MBA Harvard Business School; JD Indiana University School of Law (Jump Scholar); BA (Politics and Economics) summa cum laude, Wabash College (Lilly Scholar). Most recently, Portfolio Manager at PAR Capital Management.
John Kiernan, CPA, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Compliance Officer
Principal, Partners Capital Investment Group; Manager, KPMG Transaction Services; Manager, Deloitte & Touche Assurance & Enterprise Risk Services; BBA (Accountancy), University of Notre Dame.
Michael Chapman, Vice President
Over 25 years of investment experience including CIO of Westfield Capital Management (1989-1998); Portfolio Manager at PAR Capital Management, and Founder of Enorasi Capital Management. MBA University of Wisconsin; BBA (Accounting and Finance) University of Wisconsin.
Arpan Shah, Vice President
Portfolio Manager, PAR Capital Management; Analyst, Tracer Capital Management; Associate, Citadel Investment Group; Analyst, Credit Suisse; BSc (Industrial Engineering), Cum Laude, Cornell University.
Kevin Wang, Principal
Senior Associate, General Catalyst Partners; Associate, Longworth Venture Partners; Senior Analyst, A.T. Kearney; M.Eng and BS (Computer Science and Electrical Engineering), Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
Thomas Reiner, Analyst
Financial Analyst Intern, PAR Capital Management; BS (Business Admin and Finance), Northeastern University.
Ryan Carroll, Associate
Treasury Analyst, Boston Scientific; BA (Economics) Harvard University.
Paul Reeder, Founder & President - PAR Capital
This information reflects Altimeter Capital Management's opinion and goals and should not be understood as a prediction or projection of actual investments that will be made or transactions that will be achieved. These investment strategies involve significant risks, including availability of opportunities and execution of ideas and are subject to change without notice. No material on this site should be used or considered as an offer to sell or a solicitation of any offer to buy an interest in Altimeter Partners Fund, L.P.