Mr. William A. Ackman is a Chairman at The Howard Hughes Corp., a Chief Executive Officer at Pershing Square Capital Management LP, a Member of Deans Advisory Board at Harvard University and a Principal at Pershing Square International Ltd.
He is on the Board of Directors at Canadian Pacific Railway Co., Pershing Square Foundation and The Rockefeller University.
Prior to forming the Adviser, Mr. Ackman co-founded Gotham Partners Management Co., LLC, an investment adviser that managed public and private equity hedge fund portfolios. Prior to Gotham Partners, he began his career in real estate investment banking at Ackman Brothers & Singer, Inc.
Mr. Ackman received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Arts magna cum laude from Harvard College.