About David Simon

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Over the course of three decades in the financial sector, Twin Capital Management, LLC founder David Simon has become an accomplished hedge fund manager. As one of the most established names in the hedge fund management industry, David Simon leverages his extensive knowledge of risk arbitrage and event-driven investing to oversee the portfolio management and long-term strategy of Twin Capital Management’s investment vehicles.

Mr. Simon has served as the CEO and CIO of Twin Capital since founding the firm in 1988. Prior to launching his own firm, he was the head of risk arbitrage research at Mercury Securities and director of risk arbitrage research at Spear, Leeds & Kellogg. He began his professional career as a lawyer practicing at two New York law firms.

Mr. Simon completed his undergraduate education at Muhlenberg College, graduating magna cum laude with a degree in in accounting and finance. He obtained his law degree also magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law, where he served on the Law Review.