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Owl Creek Asset Management

Owl Creek Asset Management

Description:

Mr. Altman founded Owl Creek Asset Management, L.P. in June 2001. Today Owl Creek manages in excess of billion across a Flagship Global Event Driven Value strategy and a Pan-Asian Event Driven Value strategy. As Portfolio Manager he directs all aspects of research and trading on all investments. Mr. Altman currently leads an investment group of 20 at Owl Creek in a team approach to gathering consensus on investment ideas. Prior to forming Owl Creek Asset Management, L.P., Mr. Altman had been with Franklin Mutual Advisers, LLC where, from 1996 to 2001, he served as the primary portfolio manager and head of a group that managed a portfolio of distressed securities with a value of more than .4 billion. During Mr. Altman's 13 years at both Franklin Mutual and Heine Securities Corporation, the former advisor to the Mutual Series family of funds, he served in various capacities, including junior and senior analyst positions, head trader of the bankruptcy and distressed group, senior vice president and senior portfolio manager.