Anthony Scaramucci is founder and co-managing partner of SkyBridge Capital, a global alternative investment firm with $8.5 billion in total assets under management and advisory as of April 2013. Founded in 2005, SkyBridge serves a wide range of market participants through its investment portfolio comprised of multi-strategy fund of hedge fund products, customized separate account portfolios and hedge fund advisory services.
The firm also produces a large, annual investment conference in the U.S. and Asia known as the SkyBridge Alternatives ("SALT") Conference.
A frequent commentator and speaker, Scaramucci is the author of "The Little Book of Hedge Funds: What You Need to Know About Hedge Funds but the Managers Won't Tell You" and "Goodbye Gordon Gekko: How to Find Your Fortune Without Losing Your Soul."
Prior to founding SkyBridge, Scaramucci co-founded Oscar Capital Management, an investment partnership and managed accounts business which was sold to Neuberger Berman LLC in 2001. Upon Neuberger Berman's sale to Lehman Brothers in 2003, he served as a managing director in its investment management division. From 1989 to 1996, Scaramucci was at Goldman Sachs & Co., where in 1993 he became a vice president in private wealth management.
Scaramucci earned a B.A. in economics from Tufts University and a J.D. from Harvard Law School. He is a board member of Warrior Gateway and The Brain Tumor Foundation, sits on the board of advisors for the School of Arts and Sciences at Tufts University, and is a member of the NYC Financial Services Advisory Committee. Scaramucci is the recipient of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2011 New York Award in the financial services category.
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