Adam H. Schwartz

Senior Managing Director Portfolio Manager
Adam H. Schwartz

Adam Schwartz joined First Manhattan in 2001 and is a Senior Managing Director and Portfolio Manager. He works closely with First Manhattan Executive Chairman Bob Gottesman managing assets for individuals, families, partnerships, and family and charitable trusts. In addition to his work as a Portfolio Manager, Adam played a lead role in establishing the FM First Hong Kong Funds—First Manhattan’s China-focused investment vehicles. He travels to China regularly and works closely with his China-based Fund partners on company research, portfolio management, and due diligence.

Prior to joining First Manhattan, Adam was a Strategic Development Analyst at a European telecom company in London where he analyzed merger and acquisition opportunities. Before that, Adam was an Investment Banker for Morgan Stanley in New York, covering telecom companies.

Adam holds an MBA from Columbia Business School and a BA in economics and international relations from Brown University. He is a board member of The Child Center of New York. Adam lives in Manhattan with his wife, Nell, and their three children.