An established and experienced hedge fund manager, David Simon has led Twin Capital Management to consistently positive returns for three decades. He founded the firm in the wake of his profits from the stock market crash in 1987, and he still serves as the company’s CIO and CEO.
Mr. Simon cut his teeth in the hedge fund business as the head of risk arbitrage research for Spear, Leeds & Kellogg and Mercury Securities in New York City. Previously, he practiced corporate law at two top-tier New York law firms.
His education prepared him well for his success; David Simon earned magna cum laude honors both as an undergrad with a BS in finance and accounting at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pennsylvania, and as a law student obtaining his JD from the University of Miami.
In his spare time, Mr. Simon is dedicated to philanthropy, founding his eponymous charitable foundation to support a variety of causes committed to fighting poverty and children’s causes.