Mentorship Roundtable with Stephen Schurr
Stephen Schurr is a short-only portfolio manager at Steve Cohen’s Point72 Asset Management and has been a short-seller since 2006. After graduating from Princeton University in 1993 with a BA in English literature and American Studies, he worked as a financial journalist for 12 years at The Wall Street Journal, TheStreet.com and The Financial Times. He joined Jim Chanos’ short-only Kynikos Associates in 2006, and worked as a short specialist at hedge funds Harrier Hawk and Brahman Capital before joining Point72 in 2018.
Joshua Pearl is the founder and CIO of Hickory Lane, a long/short equity asset manager. He focuses on equity investments and special situations utilizing a fundamentals-based approach. From 2011-20, he served as a managing director and partner at Brahman Capital. Previously, he structured high-yield financings, leveraged buyouts and restructurings as a director at UBS Investment Bank. Before that, he was an investment banker at Moelis & Company and Deutsche Bank. Pearl received his BS in business from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business in 2003. He is the co-author of “Investment Banking: Valuation, LBOs, M&A, and IPOs” and “The Little Book of Investing Like the Pros.”
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YJP is excited to host a Facetime with Stephen Schurr (Porfolio Manager, Point72 Asset Management).
Attendees will have the opportunity to partake in an intimate and candid roundtable discussion with Mr. Schurr and a group of 20 young finance professionals.
We look forward to connecting!