Pershing Square's Ackman on 3G Capital, Burger King
Feb. 14 (Bloomberg) -- William Ackman, head of hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management LP, talks about 3G Capital, an investment firm backed by three Brazilian entrepreneurs including the country’s richest man, Jorge Paulo Lemann, and its management of Burger King Worldwide Inc.
3G Capital, along with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway Inc., has agreed to buy HJ Heinz Co. for about $23 billion. Ackman spoke at the Harbor Investment Conference in New York yesterday. (Source: Bloomberg)