Robert W. Gottesman

Executive Chairman Senior Managing Director Portfolio Manager
Robert W. Gottesman

In August 2019, Bob Gottesman became the Executive Chairman of First Manhattan Co. Previously, he was the CEO since 2006. Bob is a Portfolio Manager with over 25 years of investment research and investment management experience. Prior to joining First Manhattan in 1987, he was an Analyst focusing on the oil and gas industries and risk arbitrage.

Bob holds an MBA from Columbia University Graduate School of Business and a BA in economics from Beloit.