Mr. Kevah Konner
Executive Vice Chairman, Halcyon Capital Management LP
Mr. Konner joined Halcyon in 1996. As Executive Vice Chairman of Halcyon, he shares primary portfolio management responsibilities for Halcyon Capital Management as well as its event-driven, long duration recoveries, arbitrage, and special situations vehicles. Additionally, Mr. Konner serves as Chief Risk Officer for Halcyon. Prior to joining Halcyon, Mr. Konner was Co-head of the proprietary Risk Arbitrage Department for Smith New Court Inc. Prior to Smith New Court Inc., Mr. Konner was a senior analyst specializing in event-driven situations for two proprietary trading operations: Gruss & Co. and Ladenburg Thalmann & Company. Mr. Konner’s professional career started at Asiel & Company, where he traded for clients and for the firm’s account in Merger and Convertible Arbitrage and other situations. Mr. Konner received a M.B.A. from the Leonard N. Stern School of Business at New York University in 1989, and a B.S. from the Wharton School of Finance and Commerce, University of Pennsylvania, in 1983.