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Portrait de William Ackman
Birthday : 11/30/1965
Place of birth : New York - United States
Public asset : 111,937,095 USD
Country of residence : United States
Linked companies : Howard Hughes Corp

Summary 
Mr. William A. Ackman is a Chairman at The Howard Hughes Corp., a Chief Executive Officer at Pershing Square Capital Management LP, a Member of Deans Advisory Board at Harvard University and a Principal at Pershing Square International Ltd.

He is on the Board of Directors at Canadian Pacific Railway Co., Pershing Square Foundation and The Rockefeller University.

Prior to forming the Adviser, Mr. Ackman co-founded Gotham Partners Management Co., LLC, an investment adviser that managed public and private equity hedge fund portfolios. Prior to Gotham Partners, he began his career in real estate investment banking at Ackman Brothers & Singer, Inc.

Mr. Ackman received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard College.


Citations
"We think resources are not allocated efficiently today because this business is not independent. There is just no way to argue against transparency.”


Current positions of William Ackman 
NameTitle Since
Howard Hughes Corp
(Real Estate Development & Operations)
Chairman 2010
Pershing Square Capital Management LP Chief Executive Officer 2003
The Rockefeller University Trustee -
Canadian Pacific Railway Co. Director -
Pershing Square Foundation Trustee -
Pershing Square International Ltd. Principal -
Harvard University Member of Deans Advisory Board -


Holdings of William Ackman 
NameEquities%Valuation
Pershing Square Holdings (PSH)
Closed End Funds
8,650,4713.99%111,937,095 USD
Restaurant Brands International Inc (QSR)
Restaurants & Bars
00.0000%0 USD


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William Ackman : Connections 
National Multifamily Housing Council
Valor Christian Schools
Inspirato LLC
Milhaus Development LLC
CEO Forum
National Jewish Health, Inc.
Donald J. Pliner of Florida LLC
Kite Realty Group LP
Philanthropic Education Organization
Young Presidents' Organization, Dallas Chapter
Christian Community Services Center
The Urban Land Institute
International Council of Shopping Centers, Inc.
Texas State Board of Public Accountancy


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