Dan Loeb's Newest Analyst Was An NFL Quarterback

Greg Zolman

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Billionaire hedge fund hot-shot Dan Loeb hired a former NFL quarterback as an analyst, according to Third Point’s latest quarterly letter.”We are pleased to welcome Greg Zolman to Third Point, where he will focus on Technology, Media & Telecom,” Loeb wrote in the letter to investors.  

Zolman played three seasons in the NFL playing for the Indianapolis Colts, Green Bay Packers, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, St. Louis Rams and Buffalo Bills. He also spent a season with NFL-Europe playing for Rhein Fire, according to his LinkedIn profile.  

Prior to joining Third Point, he was a vice president at Serendiv Capital, a long/short equity hedge fund. Before that, he worked in investment banking at Morgan Stanley focusing on media and telecom.  

He graduated cum laude from Vanderbilt with a degree in economics. He also holds his MBA from Vanderbilt’s Owen Graduate School of Management. 

Zolman is also the newest member of the Third Point Triathlon Team. 

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