Daniel Och

Executive Managing Director at Och-Ziff Operating Group

Daniel Och

Daniel Och

Executive Managing Director at Och-Ziff Operating Group

Overview
Career Highlights

OZ Management II LP
Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

6027

Number of Boards

34

Birthday

1961

Age

58

Number of Awards

21

Estimated Net Worth

$3.2B

Interests

Artwork Collecting, History, Skiing, Philanthropy

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Executive Managing Director & Co-Chief Investment Officer at OZ Management LP

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Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer at MacAndrews & Forbes Holdings, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Neurosurgeon-in-Chief at New York Presbyterian Hospital

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Co-Founder at Birthright Israel Foundation

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Co-Founder at Ogden CAP Properties LLC

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Founder at Coatue Management LLC

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President & Chief Executive Officer at United States Ski & Snowboard Association

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Chairman-EMEA Board at University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Chief Investment Officer at Och-Ziff Capital Management Group, Inc.

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For more than 30 years, Facing History and itself has believed that education is the key to combating bigotry and nurturing democracy.The firm works with educators throughout their careers to improve their effectiveness in the classroom, as well as their students' academic performance and civic learning. Through a rigorous investigation of the events that led to the Holocaust, as well as other recent examples of genocide and mass violence, students in a Facing History class learn to combat prejudice with compassion, indifference with participation, and myth and misinformation with knowledge.Facing History's impact in supporting teachers' effectiveness and promoting students' academic development and civic learning has been demonstrated in more than one hundred studies by independent researchers and Facing History evaluators.Since it was founded in 1976 in Brookline, Massachusetts, Facing History and itself has grown from an innovative course taught in a single school district to an international organization with more than 150 staff members in Chicago, Cleveland, Denver, London, Los Angeles, Memphis, New England, New York, the San Francisco Bay Area, and Toronto, and partnerships in Northern Ireland, Israel, Rwanda, China and South Africa. These offices and partnerships, as well as projects throughout North America and around the world, support a network of more than 29,000 trained educators who reach nearly two million young people annually.

Education
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Located in West Orange, New Jersey, Golda Och Academy is an accredited private independent school, educating students from pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade in a flexible and caring environment that nurtures their minds and their spirits. In the tradition of Solomon Schechter schools, we ground a rigorous academic curriculum in the culture and tenets of Conservative Judaism, while welcoming students and families from a range of synagogue affiliations and Jewish expression. Golda Och Academy is a vibrant learning community that focuses on the individual intellectual, social and spiritual needs of each child. We cultivate in students a lifelong love of learning within the context of Jewish knowledge and heritage. Our school is located on two campuses — one for the Lower School and one for the Upper School — located about two miles apart in West Orange, serving approximately 550 students from more than 70 communities across New Jersey.

BS in Finance

The Wharton School is the business school of the University of Pennsylvania, an Ivy League university in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Wharton was the world’s first collegiate business school and the first business school in the United States. It was established in 1881 through a donation of Joseph Wharton.

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Current

The World Economic Forum is an independent international organization committed to improving the state of the world by engaging business, political, academic and other leaders of society to shape global, regional and industry agendas.

Career History
Executive Managing Director
Tenure Unconfirmed

Och-Ziff Operating Group provides financial services. The company is headquartered in New York, NY.

Fund Advisor
Tenure Unconfirmed

OZ Management's investment processes are based on a combination of questioning and collaboration and are designed to incorporate risk management into every investment decision, using both quantitative and qualitative approaches. Their investment teams work across geographies and asset classes to continually test ideas and re-underwrite their portfolios in pursuit of the strongest risk/reward opportunities. Their diversified, multi-strategy approach is based on global investment strategies, including risk or merger arbitrage, convertible/derivative arbitrage, capital structure arbitrage, corporate credit, private investments, structured credit and real estate. OZ Management's investment philosophy focuses on opportunities for long-term value creation through steady, consistent performance with limited use of leverage. The firm bases their investment decisions on detailed, research-based analysis and thorough due diligence. They rely on the resources available, including information provided by the target of the investment and, in some circumstances, third-party research and consultants.

Founder
1994 - 2019

Founded in 1994 by Daniel S. Och, Och-Ziff Capital Management Group is one of the largest institutional alternative asset managers in the world, with approximately $31.9 billion in assets under management as of January 1, 2013. Our funds seek to generate consistent, positive, absolute returns across market cycles with low volatility compared to the equity markets. We have always limited our use of leverage to generate investment performance and we emphasize preservation of capital. We serve the investment needs of a diversified institutional base, providing asset management services through our hedge funds and other alternative investment vehicles, which pursue a broad range of global investment opportunities. We focus on establishing long-term relationships with a global base of institutional investors, which today includes many of the largest, most sophisticated investors in the world. These include pension funds, fund-of-funds, foundations and endowments, corporations and other institutions, private banks and family offices

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$1 - $999
2016

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is a private, Ivy League university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

$100K - $2.5M
2016

Birthright Israel Foundation raises funds to provide trips to Israel for jewish young adults. The company was founded in 2004 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

$5,000 - $10K
2015

The University of Pennsylvania (commonly referred to as Penn or UPenn) is a private, Ivy League university, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States. Penn considers itself the fourth-oldest institution of higher education in the United States, as well as the first university in the United States with both undergraduate and graduate studies.

Political Donations
$2,700
2016

Senator from Ohio

$2,700
2015

Minority Leader at Office of the Senate Minority Leader, Charles Schumer

$1,000
2015

Senator from Ohio

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OZ ELS Domestic Partners LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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OZ ASIA DOMESTIC PARTNERS, L.P. (Hedge Fund) raised money in a private placement transaction

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OZ Europe Domestic Partners II LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Awards & Honors
Rank #603
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #666
2016
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #171
2015
Forbes Magazine - 400 Richest People in America
Events
Organizer
New York City, NY
2012 Wall Street Dinner

Speaker
New York City, NY
2012 Barclays Global Financial Services Conference

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