Hedge Funds

Blackstone, Marathon, Shaw join Symposium lineup


The new entrants bolster a lineup that includes Mark Yusko, Kyle Bass, Paolo Pelligrini and other notables.

Brian Gavin, the chief operating officer of Blackstone Alternative Asset Management, has joined the lineup for the seventh annual AR Symposium, to be held Nov. 2-3 at the New York Athletic Club in New York City.

Other newly tapped speakers include Andrew Rabinowitz, the chief operating officer of Marathon Asset Management; Bryan Martin, managing director of D.E. Shaw; Tim Flannery, founder of Copia Capital which was just spun out of FrontPoint Partners; Jerry Wang, founder and chief investment officer of Vision Investment Management; and Steve Shapiro, founder of Intrepid Capital Management.

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