Josh Gruss is the Chairman, CEO and founder of Round Hill Music Royalty Partners. Prior to founding Round Hill Music in 2010, from 2002 to 2009, Mr. Gruss worked at Gruss Asset Management, a nNew York based hedge fund with $2 billion under management where he held various positions of increasing responsibility, most recently as a Partner and member of the investment and executive committees. Concurrently, from 2003 to 2011, he was a Vice President at Gruss & Co., Inc., where he was a member of the investment and executive committees. From 1999 to 2001, Mr. Gruss worked in investment banking at Bear Stearns & Co. From 1997 to 1999, he worked at Warner Music Group as an Assistant Director in product development. Mr. Gruss graduated with a B.A. from Trinity College and earned an MBA from both Columbia University and London Business School. Mr. Gruss serves as a member of the Board of Trustees at Berklee College Of Music in Boston and is also an alum of the school. He also serves as a member of the Board of the Beracha Foundation.