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March 29, 2015 7:13 AM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.

Company Overview

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P is an employee owned hedge fund sponsor. It provides its services to private investment funds. The firm launches and manages hedge funds for its clients. It invests in the public equity and fixed income markets across the globe. The firm employs long/short strategy to make its investments in value stocks. It employs fundamental analysis to create its portfolio. The firm obtains external research to complement its in-house research to make its investments. Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P was founded in 2004 and is based in New York City.

888 Seventh Avenue

42nd Floor

New York, NY 10019

United States

Founded in 2004





Key Executives for Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P.

Chief Executive Officer and Portfolio Manager
Age: 48
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 41
Chief Operating Officer
General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Age: 47
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Key Developments

Pershing To Hold Discussion With Valeant For Acquisitions

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. raises stake in Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. (TSX:VRX). Pershing expect to conduct discussions with Valeant and other relevant parties regarding strategic acquisitions by or joint ventures with Valeant, or other similar arrangements. These discussions would be exploratory in nature and there is no assurance that they would lead to a definitive transaction.

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Presents at 8th annual Boys & Girls Harbor Investment Conference, Feb-12-2015

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Presents at 8th annual Boys & Girls Harbor Investment Conference, Feb-12-2015 . Venue: AXA Equitable Center. Speakers: William Albert Ackman, Chief Executive Officer and Portfolio Manager.

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. Announces Executive Changes

Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. announced that Stephen Fraidin, a Senior Partner at Kirkland & Ellis LLP, has joined the firm as Vice Chairman. Mr. Fraidin, a highly regarded mergers and acquisition advisor, has served on Pershing Square’s Board of Advisors since its inception in 2004. Pershing Square also announced the departure of Roy J. Katzovicz, Partner, Chief Legal Officer and Investment Team Member. Following his departure, Mr. Katzovicz will continue to lead public affairs efforts in the investment management industry as part of a newly forming advocacy council. In that capacity, Mr. Katzovicz will advocate the interests of investment firms and their beneficiaries including retirees, public and private pension funds, family offices, universities and charitable endowments.

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