Damien Park is Hedge Fund Solutions’ Managing Partner. He founded the consulting and activist investment research firm in 2003 and has since become a leading expert in the area of shareholder activism and corporate governance. He is regularly retained by institutional investors, CEOs and boards of directors seeking dependable counsel in this particularly challenging and specialist domain.
Mr. Park is Co-Chairman of The Conference Board’s Expert Committee on Shareholder Activism. He is often quoted in leading media outlets, including NPR’s Marketplace, The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Financial Times, The Economist, The Journal of Applied Corporate Finance, Bloomberg Businessweek, CFO Magazine, Absolute-Return Magazine, The Deal, CNN Money, The Nikkei, and Newsweek Japan. Mr. Park frequently speaks at professional conferences and regularly contributes his perspective on issues regarding hedge fund activism, corporate governance reform, effective stakeholder communications and shareholder value improvement initiatives.
Mr. Park is a dual citizen of the United States and Ireland and received his MBA degree from Trinity College Dublin, Ireland.