Ed Garden

Ed Garden
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Ed Garden

Ed Garden has been chief investment officer and a founding partner of Trian since November 2005. Garden currently serves on the board of The Bank of New York Mellon, where he is chairman of the human resources and compensation committee. Garden is also a director of Pentair and a member of its compensation committee.

Garden previously served as a director of Wendy's from December 2004 to December 2015 and Family Dollar Stores from September 2011 to July 2015. In October 2014, Garden was named to CNBC's Next List, composed of 100 next-generation trailblazers expected to change the face of business over the next 25 years.

Previously, Garden served as vice chairman and a director of Triarc Companies, where he was also head of corporate development. Prior to joining Triarc, Garden was a managing director of Credit Suisse First Boston, where he served as a senior investment banker, and BT Alex Brown, where he was co-head of Equity Capital Markets.

Garden received a BA from Harvard College.

Previous Years

  • CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 7th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 12, 2017.

  • Delivering Alpha 2017 stage, signage

    Meet the 2017 advisory board of Delivering Alpha, which takes place on September 12, 2017 at The Pierre in New York City.

  • The stage at Delivering Alpha 2016 in New York on Sept. 13, 2016.

    CNBC and Institutional Investor hosted the 6th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference on September 13, 2016.


CNBC and Institutional Investor are pleased to host the 8th Annual Delivering Alpha Conference in New York City on July 18, 2018. Please take note of the new month for 2018. Delivering Alpha continues to be an incomparable who’s who of the investor community with leading asset manager and institutional investors offering candid views along with illustrious political and economic commentators appearing in short segments moderated by CNBC talent and II editors.

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