Lee Feldman (businessman)

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Lee Feldman
BornLee Michael Feldman
1967/1968 (age 50–51)[1]
ResidenceWaban, Massachusetts, US
NationalityAmerican
Alma materColumbia University
OccupationLawyer and businessman
TitleChairman, GVC Holdings
Managing partner, Twin Lakes Capital Management, LLC
Spouse(s)Suzanne Feldman
Children1+

Lee Michael Feldman (born 1967/1968) is an American lawyer and businessman, and the chairman of GVC Holdings, the FTSE 100 Index gambling conglomerate, and the managing partner of the private equity firm, Twin Lakes Capital Management, LLC.

Early life[edit]

Feldman earned a bachelor's degree and a juris doctorate in law, both from Columbia University.[1][2]

Career[edit]

Feldman started his career as a corporate lawyer for O'Sullivan, Graev and Karabell.[1]

In December 2004, Feldman joined GVC Holdings, and has been non-executive chairman since September 2008.[1]

In 2007, Feldman co-founded the private equity firm, Twin Lakes Capital Management, LLC.[1]

From at least 2008 to 2012, Feldman was CEO of Aurora Brands, which owns the home furnishing brands MacKenzie-Childs and Jay Strongwater.[3]

In 2017, Feldman and the CEO of GVC, Kenny Alexander earned a total of £26.9 million, and 44% of shareholders voted against the company's remuneration report.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Feldman is married to Suzanne Feldman.[5] They live in Waban, Massachusetts, and has a son studying at Columbia.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Executive Profile: Lee M. Feldman". Bloomberg LP. Retrieved 29 July 2018.
  2. ^ Editorial, Reuters. "${Instrument_CompanyName} ${Instrument_Ric} People - Reuters.com". U.S. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  3. ^ Pasquarelli, Adrianne. "No place like home". crainsnewyork.com. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  4. ^ Gill, Oliver (6 June 2018). "Betting firm GVC hit by shareholder pay revolt". Retrieved 30 July 2018 – via www.telegraph.co.uk.
  5. ^ ""Welcome to South" Information Sessions for Incoming Freshman Parents/Guardians with Principal Joel Stembridge - Newton South PTSO". newtonsouthptso.org. Retrieved 30 July 2018.
  6. ^ "Alumni Sons and Daughters". columbia.edu. 28 September 2017. Retrieved 30 July 2018.