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Gavin Saitowitz

Chief Executive Officer & Founding Partner

Prior to co-founding Prelude in 2010, Mr. Saitowitz served as the Portfolio Manager of Springbok Capital, a $475 million long/short equity fund, from the time he co-founded the firm in 2004. Mr. Saitowitz also served as a member of the Board of Directors of MCG Capital Corporation (which was previously a publicly listed investment firm until its acquisition in August 2015). Prior to founding Springbok, Mr. Saitowitz served as an Investment Analyst at Highfields Capital Management LP and as an Analyst at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (KKR). Mr. Saitowitz has also held positions in the Investment Banking Division of Goldman, Sachs & Co. and the Valuation Services Group of Arthur Andersen LLP.

Mr. Saitowitz received an MBA from Harvard Business School where he was awarded the John Loeb Fellowship and graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Finance from the College of Business of the University of Colorado, Boulder.