Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. is a New York, NY-based hedge fund management firm that was founded by William A. Ackman. The firm manages the Pershing Square, L.P., Pershing Square International Ltd., Pershing Square II, L.P. and the PSRH, Inc.
Pershing Square Capital Management, L.P. is a fundamental, research-intensive, opportunistic value investor in the public markets. The firm’s objective is to preserve capital and to seek maximum, long-term capital appreciation commensurate with reasonable risk. Pershing Square invests in equity and/or debt securities of public U.S. and non-U.S. issuers including securities convertible into equity or debt securities, derivative instruments and any other financial instruments through long/short positions. The firm also seeks to identify and invest in long/short investment opportunities that exhibit significant valuation discrepancies between current trading prices and intrinsic business value, often with a catalyst for value recognition.
William Albert Ackman, more commonly known as Bill Ackman, has an extensive professional profile working for many firms before starting his own. The founder and CEO of Hedge Fund Pershing Square Capital. Bill Ackman was born on 11th May 1966 in New York. Ackman attended Harvard University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree Manga cum Laude in 1988. Ackman received his MBA from Harvard Business School in 1992.
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