Person Overview

Founder & CEO at Altimeter Capital
Investor / Advisor / Former Board Member at Zillow, Founder and Chief Boat Washer at Wawasee Boat Care, See All (7)
Indiana University Maurer School of Law, Harvard Business School, University of Oxford

Detailed Description


A securities lawyer, Brad Gerstner graduated from HBS in 2000 and joined General Catalyst.

He left GC and became co-CEO of NLG, an early online travel start-up purchased in part by IAC.

He co-founded, a local search start up that was self-funded and sold to Marchex (Nasdaq: MCHX);

He was a partner at PAR Capital, a multi-billion hedge fund in Boston before launching his own fund - Altimeter Capital - on November 1, 2008.

He is on the board of Orbitz, (Nasdaq: OWW) and is an angel investor in private deals including Farecast (sold to Microsoft), Zillow, Real Self, Nor 1, and Silver Rail Technologies. He is also incubating a new start up in the hotel search space called Room 77.

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