Paloma is a private investment management company, which specializes in market-neutral investment strategies for an international clientele. Established in 1981, PPMC manages over $2 billion in assets. Its principal fund, Paloma Partners LLC, was structured to achieve the diversification benefits of a multi-strategy, multi-manager fund, while retaining the dynamic capital allocation, transparency and risk-management controls of a singular investment pool. Mr. Sussman is a Deputy Chairman of the International Board of Governors of the Weizmann Institute in Rehovot, Israel, from which he was awarded an honorary doctorate degree in 1995. He also serves on the Board of Carnegie Hall and is an Honorary Chairman of the Ethical Culture Fieldston Schools. Mr. Sussman attended Columbia College and earned a B.S. and an M.B.A. from New York University.