Michael A. Karsch, A90, F91

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Mr. Karsch is the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Investment Officer at Hunter Peak Investments, LP.  Mr. Karsch also serves as Chairman of the Board of The Juice Press LLC and is the company’s lead investor.

In 2000, Mr. Karsch founded Karsch Capital Management, LP, a global long/short equity investment management firm, where he served as the portfolio manager until 2013.

Prior to founding KCM, Mr. Karsch served as a Managing Director at Soros Fund Management and was one of four investment professionals at Chieftain Capital Management. Mr. Karsch began his career as an investment banking analyst at Wasserstein Perella & Co.

Mr. Karsch graduated magna cum laude with a B.A. in Political Science from Tufts University in 1990.  He obtained his M.A. in Law and Diplomacy from Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy in 1991, obtained his M.B.A. from Harvard Business School in 1995 and is a member of Phi Beta Kappa. He also serves on the Board of Trustees Investment Committee, Board of Trustees Administration & Finance Committee, Tufts Financial Network Advisory Committee, Tufts University Campaign Cabinet, and serves as a trustee of Riverdale Country Day School.

Mr. Karsch and his wife, Erica, have three children, Samuel, Phoebe and Casey.

He was elected to the Board of Trustees on November 5, 2016.

 

 

November 5, 2016