Gunnar S Overstrom, III, MBA '94
Gunnar Overstrom is a Partner at Maverick Capital, a $10 billion New York-based long/short equity hedge fund. Mr. Overstrom oversees Maverick's investments in financial services companies globally and is a member of the firm's management committee. Prior to joining Maverick in 2002, he was a senior member of Morgan Stanley's financial services investment banking practice. In addition to his advisory responsibilities for a wide range of companies in both the U.S. and Europe, Mr. Overstrom worked with Morgan Stanley's executive management team in establishing and analyzing strategic alternatives for Morgan Stanley itself. Prior to joining Morgan Stanley, he worked in Citicorp's strategic planning and real estate finance areas. Mr. Overstrom earned an M.B.A. from Cornell's Johnson Graduate School of Management, where he was awarded both the Dow Jones Award and the Wall Street Journal Award. Mr. Overstrom received a B.A. in political science from Hobart & William Smith Colleges. He resides in New York with his wife and two children.