October 24, 2016 5:04 AM ET

Capital Markets

Company Overview of Trian Fund Management, L.P.

Company Overview

Trian Fund Management, L.P. is an employee owned investment manager. The firm provides its services to pooled investment vehicles and single investor investment vehicles. It primarily invests in public equity and alterative investment markets of the globe. The firm invests in the undervalued stocks and employs fundamental analysis to create its portfolio. Trian Fund Management, L.P. was founded in 2005, and is based in New York City.

280 Park Avenue

41st Floor

New York, NY 10017-1217

United States

Founded in 2005





Key Executives for Trian Fund Management, L.P.

Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer
Age: 73
Founding Partner and President
Age: 73
Founding Partner and Chief Investment Officer
Age: 55
Chief Financial Officer and Partner
Age: 42
Chief Legal Officer and Partner
Age: 57
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Trian Fund Management, L.P. Key Developments

Trian Fund Management, L.P. Appoints Michael D. White as Advisory Partner

Trian Fund Management, L.P. announced the addition of Michael D. White, former Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of DIRECTV, and former Chief Executive Officer of PepsiCo International and Vice Chairman of PepsiCo Inc., to Trian’s team of Advisory Partners. White joins Trian’s other Advisory Partners, William R. Johnson, Dennis M. Kass and Dennis Reilley, in providing support to Trian in various ways, including by identifying potential investment opportunities, assisting with due diligence, formulating strategic and operating initiatives for the companies in which Trian invests, and engaging with public company management teams, Boards of Directors, shareholders, and external advisors. Before joining DIRECTV in 2010, Mr. White led PepsiCo International as Chief Executive Officer and as Vice Chairman of PepsiCo from 2003 to 2009.

General Electric Seeks to Sell

Trian Fund Management, L.P., who had just invested in General Electric Company (NYSE:GE) has urged the board it to increase cost cuts, consider selling more of its finance businesses and be cautious on acquisitions.

Pentair Seeks Acquisitions

Trian Fund Management, L.P. has built a stake of 7.24% in Pentair plc (NYSE:PNR) and is asking it to consider buying up rivals in an effort to consolidate the fragmented market for the specialized parts, according to people familiar with the matter. Pentair has around $800 million in cash to spend on acquisitions, Pentair Chairman and Chief Executive Randall Hogan has said, but would consider using stock to fund a deal. He has pledged to remain a disciplined buyer.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
@Visory LLC United States
1 Road Partners LLC United States
11T Partners, LLC United States
123Jump.com, Inc. United States
1509225 Ontario, Inc. United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

May 13, 2016
Pepsico, Inc.
April 12, 2016
Legg Mason, Inc.
December 11, 2015
E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company

The information and data displayed in this profile are created and managed by S&P Global Market Intelligence, a division of S&P Global. Bloomberg.com does not create or control the content. For inquiries, please contact S&P Global Market Intelligence directly by clicking here.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Bloomberg L.P. United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
The Advertising Council, Inc. United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Request Profile Update

Only a company representative may request an update for the company profile. Documentation will be required.

To contact Trian Fund Management, L.P., please visit www.trianpartners.com. Company data is provided by S&P Global Market Intelligence. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.